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Sept 10 2021 William Brumfield
Historian and architecture expert William Brumfield discovers unique examples of a classic European style in surprising places.
September 14, 2021
On August 19, 2021, Linde Severstal, a joint venture between Severstal and Linde, shipped the final coil wound heat exchanger (CWHE) for the Amurskiy Gas Processing Plant (AGPP). The first two CWHEs were shipped in 2018 and 2019.
Segezha Group (a Sistema company) and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation have created a 3D tour for the top timber construction company in Vologda Region, Sokol Timber Company JSC. The virtual tour was developed as part of the Ministry's information support project in order to promote the products of deep wood processing in the domestic and international markets.
August 26, 2021
PAO Severstal, one of the world's leading vertically integrated steel and steel-related mining companies, has completed its first delivery of large-diameter pipes (LDP) to Greece.
18 August 2021
Eurasia Global is a platform for a practice-oriented dialogue between the youth of Russia and foreign countries. Ekaterina Krylova, a VSU youth guidance counselor at the department for upbringing and sports activities, already visited the Forum before, but this year she decided to represent the volunteer corps.
Aug 06 2021
Photo: Ferapontov Monastery, southwest view. From left: Churches of Epiphany & St. Ferapont, bell tower, Nativity Cathedral, Church of St. Martinian. June 1, 2014. William Brumfield
Historian and architecture expert William Brumfield discovers a unique UNESCO World Heritage site.
July 23 2021
Photo: Tsypino. Church of Elijah the Prophet. Northwest view. June 1, 2014. William Brumfield
Historian and architecture expert William Brumfield witnesses the before-and-after of an important restoration effort in the Russian North.
In the summer of 1909, Russian chemist and photographer Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky took an extended journey through the Russian North. He traveled to the region again in 1916 on his last major expedition before leaving Russia in 1918. His photographs from this period include several wooden churches and chapels, almost none of which have survived.
Russian Georgaphical Society
14 April 2020
You can now travel to another continent and see legendary Fort Ross without leaving your home. The Russian Geographical Society, the Government of Vologda Region and the Vologda State Historical and Architectural Museum-Reserve have launched the online tour "Vologda citizens in the History of Russian America".
July 09 2021
Photo: Lyadiny Pogost (Gavrilovskaya). From left: Epiphany Church, Intercession Church, bell tower. Northwest view. June 16, 1998 William Brumfield
Historian and architectural expert Willam Brumfield discovers some of the “heavens” of the Russian North.
In June and July of 1909, Russian photographer and chemist Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky photographed a number of small towns along the Mariinsky Waterway in northwestern Russia. Initiated by Peter the Great to connect St. Petersburg south to the Volga River basin, this strategic waterway was further developed during the reign of Emperor Paul (1796-1801), who named it the Mariinsky Canal in homage to his consort, Empress Maria Feodorovna.
03 Feb, 2021,
Leading Russian steel maker Severstal has carried out a batch supply of large diameter pipes to Bulgaria. The supply was carried out within the framework of the Bulgartransgaz project for the construction of the Novaya Provadiya gas distribution compressor station, which is being carried out by the general contractor GLAVBOLGARSTROY AD. LDPs with an external three-layer polyethylene coating according to DIN 30670 from steel grade L450ME were produced at the Izhora Pipe Plant (ITZ, part of the Severstal Russian Steel division of PJSC Severstal), have a diameter of 1016 mm and a wall thickness of 15.9 mm and 19 mm, 1 mm.
July 21, 2021
PAO Severstal has completed a delivery of large-diameter pipes (LDPs) to Brazil for the first time. In a first for Severstal’s pipe business, the products will be used for a liquified natural gas (LNG) project abroad, the construction of Barcarena LNG.
5 July 2021
Moscow – The head of the Russia–Brazil Business Council and CEO of PhosAgro, Andrey Guryev, took part in an International Seminar on Russia–Brazil Trade and Economic Relations titled “Deepening Cooperation to Promote Growth and Development”.
June 25 2021
Photo: Saminsky Pogost. Church of Elijah the Prophet, northeast view across Samina River. Right: Church of Tikhvin Icon of the Virgin (ruins). August 28, 2006, William Brumfield
Historian and architecture expert William Brumfield discovers more of the wooden marvels of the remote Russian North.
In summer 1909, Russian photographer and chemist Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky photographed sites along the Mariinsky Waterway in northwestern Russia. Initiated by Peter the Great to connect St. Petersburg south to the Volga River basin, this strategic waterway was further developed during the reign of Emperor Paul (1796-1801), who named it the Mariinsky Canal in homage to his consort, Empress Maria Feodorovna.
June 11 2021 William Brumfield
Photo: Vytegra. View northeast from the Mariinsky Canal. Background: Resurrection Cathedral, Kuznetsov mansion. Summer 1909. Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky
Historian and architectural expert William Brumfield discovers the charms of one of Russia’s most visited cities.
In June and July of 1909, the Russian chemist and photographer Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky received a commission from the Ministry of Transportation to photograph the Mariinsky Waterway System in northwestern Russia.