Surgut is a city in Russia, the largest in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug and second largest in Tyumen Oblast. Surgut is one of the oldest Siberian cities. It was founded in 1594 by order of Tsar Feodor I. The favorable geographical position and convenient waterways made Surgut the centre of a huge district.
Surgut is a powerful energetic center of the country. The power stations of the town are the most powerful in the world.