Specialized sea port Olvia was founded in 1992 (before- Specialized sea port
"Oktyabrsk" order of CMU from 25.01.2017 №46) on the basis of the 3rd cargo district
of Nikolaev Commercial Sea Port (1965). The port is located on the left bank of
the Dnieper-Bug estuary.
The port area is the transport territory for the port service and is 178.8 hectares.
The approach of vessels at the port performing by the Dnepr-Bug Liman Сanal (BDLC) in accordance with the rules of navigation through this Canal. Port for cargo handling operations and maintenance of marine and river vessels, has 7 berths with a total length of 1.53 km.
The depth and length of the mooring line can accept vessels up to 250 meters, a width of 40 m, deadweight of up to 80 tons. Declared draft in port - 10.5 meters. The existing level of mechanization of specialized sea port Olvia up to 5 million tons of general cargo per year.