Sosnovoborsky urban district

Municipal unit Sosnovoborsky urban district of Leningrad region is located on the south coast of the Gulf of Finland. Sosnovoborsky urban district borders Lomonosovsky municipal district of Leningrad region along the whole length of the land frontier of the district. The town has a developed passenger and cargo railway and road transportation, as well as sea berths for small-sized vessels, used for delivery of large-sized equipment by sea.

Official website of the district

Distance to Saint Petersburg

80 km

Administrative centre

Sosnovy Bor

Area

72 square km

Population

67,608 people

Economy

Industry occupies the leading position in the economy of the district and makes about 55% of total turnover of large and medium-sized enterprises in the district.

There are 15 large and medium-sized industrial enterprises of two types of economic activity operating in the territory of Sosnovoborsky urban district: production and distribution of electric power, gas and water – 6 enterprises; manufacturing plants – 9 enterprises.

Infrastructure

A distinctive feature of the location of the town is convenient transport connections with already operating ports and ports under construction in the Gulf of Finland.

The town is connected with neighbouring towns and settlements by railway and road transport.

There are regional roads “Saint Petersburg – May 1” (its total length is 13.6 km), “Kovashi – Saint Petersburg” (total length 2.7 km) and a section of Oktyabrskaya railway passing the territory of Sosnovoborsky urban district. There is a regional road “Saint Petersburg – Kingisepp” 35 km away from the town. There are no federal motorways in the territory of the municipal unit.

Total length of general purpose roads, which are town streets and passages, within the limits of the municipal unit is 67 km. All roads are paved.

Large enterprises

Name

Specialization

Branch of Rosenergoatom Concern, OJSC

Production, transmission and distribution of electric power, gas, steam and hot water

Upravlenie Promyshlennyh Predpriyatiy, OJSC  (Industrial Enterprises Directorate)

Production of ready-mix concrete. Production of concrete goods for construction needs. Production of building metal goods

Abrasive Technologies, LLC Production of other nonmetallic mineral products – abrasive fiber cloth

Titan-2 Holding Company, CJSC

General construction works on erection of buildings. Engineering and technical designing in industry and construction

Road transport Directorate, OJSC (UAT)

Work of freight non specialized transport. Production of earthworks

Installation and Construction Directorate №90, OJSC 

Assembling and production of metal building constructions. 

Sosnovoborelektromontazh, OJSC

Assembling of buildings made of fabricated structures. Electrical installation works. Insulating works.

Severnoe Upravlenie Stroitelstva, OJSC (Northern Construction Management)

Construction of buildings

FGUP Nauchno-issledovatelsky Institut im.A.P.Alexandrova (Alexandrov Research Institute, Federal State Unitary Enterprise)

Scientific research and development in natural science and technics

Scientific Research Institute for Optoelectronic Instrument Engineering, OJSC

Scientific research and development in natural science and technics

Agrofirma Rosa, CJSC (Agriculture Company Rosa)

Horticulture

Largest investment projects

Name

Volume of investment

Modernization of Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant 

80,000 million rubles

Construction of replacement capacity of Leningrad Nuclear Power (power units 1-4)

250,000 million rubles