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Vysotsk

 

(until 1948, Uuras), a city in Vyborg Raion, Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR, located on Vysotsk Island 12 km southwest of Vyborg. Port on the Gulf of Finland. Connected by railroad with the station Popovo (on the Leningrad-Primorsk-Vyborg line). Population, 1,800 (1969). There are several sanatoriums in Vysotsk. The city was founded by Peter I as a fort and was called Trangsund. It was renamed in memory of the machine gunner K. D. Vysotskii, who died there in 1940 in battle with the White Finns.

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Tenders are invited for the initial examination of capacitive, heat exchanging equipment, devices and vessels working under pressure, in the framework of the project "Terminal for the production and transshipment of LNG in the port of Vysotsk, Leningrad Region.
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Lukoil to boost Vysotsk exports ST PETERSBURG: Russia's Lukoil plans to increase oil products exports from its Baltic Sea terminal of Vysotsk in July to meet growing demand on the European market, an industry source said.
Petersburg seaport to the Vysotsk terminal, LUKOIL managed to reduce transportation costs by USD 16 mn more.
During the last five years northwest Russia has become a significant oil export hub with new oil terminals in Primorsk (oil terminal of the Baltic Pipeline System), Vysotsk (Lukoil's export terminal), Murmansk (several companies) and Arkhangelsk (Rosneft), and planned terminals in Ust Luga, Murmansk and expansion in Primorsk.
The terminal will receive LNG carriers from the Cryogas-Vysotsk liquefaction facility that NOVATEK is currently constructing in the port of Vysotsk located near St Petersburg, Russia, and further LNG deliveries to the consumer market will be made via trucks.
And yesterday, the 169-metre long bulk carrier Midjur, from Vysotsk in Russia, sailed into Battleship Wharf in Blyth carrying 20,000 tonnes of coal bound for businesses all over the country.
The town-planning division of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is working on the restoration of communication through the Gorin River, Udrytsk and Vysotsk districts of the Dubrovytsky District, which is in the Rivne region.
3 of the seaport of the Caucasus, technical re-equipment of the terminal of the port of Shakhtyorsk, reconstruction of the intra-port infrastructure of the Vysotsk sea port.
Having delivered the first batch of cargo to the port of Vysotsk, the dry cargo carrier returned to Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg, was loaded with the second batch of equipment and delivered it to the port of destination on March 22.