Rustavi - My city
Autor: Piqria sidamonidze
A little something about me:
Rustavi is a city in the southeast of Georgia, in the province of Kvemo Kartli,
southeast of the capital Tbilisi. It stands on the Mtkvari River. It has a population of
116,384 (2002 census) and is dominated by the Rustavi Metallurgical Plant.
The history of Rustavi has two phases: an early history from ancient times until the
city was destroyed in the 13th century, and modern history from the Soviet era to
Georgia (country) on the map: http://goo.gl/maps/sWks9
Wikipedia about region Kvemo Kartli: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kvemo_Kartli
Rustavi on the map:
City Flag and Emblem
(information about heraldyc http://www.heraldika.ge/index.php?m=809&mape_id=1)
Georgian Steel, formerly
Rustavi Metallurgical Plant is
a Georgian steel company
located in Rustavi. It was
founded in 1948 by Soviet
planners to process iron ore from
Azerbaijan. The first steel was
melted in April 1950
Georgian Steel Company page
Rustavi is one of the oldest city. According to historical sources, BC. Sec.
IV century in the city of Rustavi. There, in Rustavi is located the oldest
fortress. The fortress wall Had three different periods of it's existence.
Initially (V-VIII centuries). Fence had rectangular towers, on the other, Inner
wall, semi towers. Both of the fences merger (IX-XI cc.). Third, e. Sec. the
outer wall had gates with tunnel (XII-XIII cc.). The two had been together in
the east of the prison fence. Rustavi’s fortress is the only fortress in Georgia,
The Blog About a new Rustavi:
Iaghluji Ridge, a series in
the region, on the right bank
of the Kura River, it borders
Soganludi has met the lower
flow of the river valley
between Algeti. Length 17
km, width 11 km. The
absolute height of 788 m.
Iaghluji ridge crosses the
eastern part of Tbilisi Kazakhstan Highway.
Ialghuji’s mountain in