ODESSOS Shiprepair Yard S.A. – Varna, Bulgaria

Relying on our solid base, excellent organization, highly-qualified personnel and rich experience, we have established as one of the leading shiprepair yards in the Black Sea and Eastern Mediterranean area. Odessos Shiprepair Yard S.A. is the largest and best equipped Bulgarian shipyard for docking of vessels up to 70 000 DWT and afloat repairs up to 150 000 DWT.

Odessos Shiprepair Yard S.A. renders services which satisfy the requirements of our customers. They meet the criteria set by the classification societies, international standards on safety of navigation and the NATO allied quality assurance publications.

4893 vessels have been docked at our yard from 1955 to 2014.

Due to our experience and excellent specialists we are able to execute successful, fast and reliable repairs on any vessels.


High quality and timely delivery at reasonable prices!



E-mail: commdept@odessos-yard.bg

Tel: + 359 52 601 107

Fax: + 359 52 608 289

Contact Us
Odessos Shiprepair Yard S.A. is spread over an area of about 320 000 sq. m, equipped with 2 floating docks and 1 graving dock. The total length of berths are 1 153,5 m with an average depth of 6,35 m. Depth of the port varies from 5,30 m to 9,80 m.

Odessos Shiprepair Yard S.A. has 17 cranes. The graving dock is equipped with one 30 t crane, two 15 t cranes and one 10 t crane. Floating dock No. 2 is equipped with two 15 t cranes and floating dock No. 3 is equipped with two 20 t cranes. Also available is a 100 t floating crane.

Odessos Shiprepair Yard S.A. has build up several partnerships with local companies so that we both could finish large repairs in short time.

Graving Dock

Lenght: 240 m
Minimum breadth inside: 27 m
Crane Lifting Capacity: 4 x max 30 t
Crane Lifting Height: 42 m
Blocks L: 1.60 m
Blocks W: 0.40 m
Blocks H: 1.80 m

Floating Dock No.2

Lenght: 165 m
Minimum breadth inside: 27 m
Crane Lifting Capacity: 2 x 15 t
Dock Lifting Capacity: 12 000 t
Blocks L: 1.20 m
Blocks W: 0.40 m
Blocks H: 1.60 m

Floating Dock No.3

Length: 219 m
Minimum breadth inside: 36.2 m
Crane Lifting Capacity: 2 x 20 t
Dock Lifting Capacity: 20 000 t
Blocks L: 2.00 m
Blocks W: 0.60 m
Blocks H: 1.80 m





18 major repairs for the last three months of 2014

Last three months, from October to December 2014, ODESSOS Shiprepair Yard finished 18 major shiprepair projects. We carried out some specific repairs – cleaning of fuel tanks for the transition from heavy fuel oil to marine diesel oil, propeller cleaning and...

500 t crane arrived in Odessos

500 t crane arrived at our yard to remove a 56 tons crane tower from the tanker SEAHOPE II, owned by THENAMARIS SHIPS MANAGEMENT. Now we can repair it and do a major repair of a slewing bearing.

Successful rescue operation at m/v Elga-1

The rescue operation at Russia’s general cargo vessel Elga-1 which stranded in the Black Sea near the city of Balchik for several days, has been successfully. Last night divers were able to stop the leakage of water into the engine compartment. Currently the ship is...

Without reservation, the services that Odessos Shiprepair Yard supplied and the support they gave us, was of an exceptional standard.

Harm Jan Rinkema

Superintendent, Focus Shipmanagement BV

Very good cooperation with shiprepair manager and estimator, very good planning and organization!
Shipyard will be recommended from our side.

Grzegorz Tomczyk

Superintendent, OSM GmbH Hamburg

Very reliable partner, produced high quality work.

Dimitris Christodoulakis

Superintendent, Thenamaris Ship Management

Quickly and in a cost effective way work, I would choose Odessos Shiprepair Yard S.A. again in the future.

Dimitris Ventouris

Superintendent, Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Ltd