Vanino

Vanino

 

an urban-type settlement in Sovetskaia Gavan’ Raion, Khabarovsk Krai, RSFSR. The settlement has a port in Vanino Bay of the Tatar Strait and a railroad station on the Komsomol’sk-na-Amure-Sovetskaia Gavan’ line. Population, 16,000 (1968). Vanino has a lumber industrial combine, and a ferry crossing between it and Sakhalin Island.

The Vanino commercial seaport was established in 1944, and it operates all year round thanks to the icebreakers that take the freighters through. Vanino is an important point for shipping cargo and passengers to Sakhalin, the Kuril Islands, and the coastal regions of the Sea of Okhotsk.

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Contracts have been concluded for the supply of block modules for the coal terminal in the port of Vanino and the ship repair plant in the city of Bolshoy Kamen.
A rescue ship from Vanino, one An-12 helicopter and two Mi-8 helicopters were brought in for the search. 
SUEK owns major export ports Murmansk, Vanino and the dedicated Maly port, and controls more than 70% of the open-top railcars needed for its operations.
Another upgrade project is currently under way at Daltransugol to again increase its capacity; the first phase of that, a connection between it and the Vanino Railways park station, opened last month.
The routes cover Yakutugol Holding Company OAO, part of Mechel Group, to Trade Port Posiet OAO, part of Mechel Group; Yakutugol Holding Company OAO to Port Vanino OAO; Southern Kuzbass Coal Company OAO, part of Mechel Group, to Trade Port Posiet OAO; as well as Southern Kuzbass Coal Company OAO to Port Vanino OAO.
On Tuesday, Rosneft said in a regulatory filing it also agreed to sell up to 3.2 million tonnes of fuel oil worth up to $2.6 billion to BP Singapore from the Far East ports of Nakhodka or Vanino between November 2013 and December 2014.
Russian Mechel OAO (MCX:MTLR) said it had shed about 28% in port operator Vanino Sea Trade Port OAO to an unnamed outside investor for RUB5.04bn (USD157.2m/EUR114.3m).
Descriptive data for entomologic survey for chikungunya virus, Vanino, Papua New Guinea Characteristic Value No.
The project manager of the Italian Cultural Centre, Paolo Vanino, explained that "Kalam le-l-Shabab aims to give poetry a young approach" and give young poets a "way to express their sensibility and a space to express their feelings." During the workshops poets will have the opportunity to share and compare their own poems as well as exchange their views on famous poetry.
Mechel: Vanino Port Infrastructure Will Be Financed with
[USPRwire, Mon Apr 22 2013] The major recent developments seen in the Russian port sector has been the privatisation of the stake in one of Russia's strategic ports - the Far East port of Vanino - followed by further changes its ownership structure.
For the remainder of 2012, the pending deals are sea ports (25% Murmansk, 20% Novorossiysk, 55% Vanino) and 10% of Rosnano.