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Abandonment ID: 00196
Ship name:M/V HACININ AHMET[disputed]
7-digit IMO no.:7500554
Port of abandonment:Ponta Delgada - Azores
Abandonment date:February 2013
Notification date:27 February 2013
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:14
Circumstances:Main engine broken
Repatriation status:Repatriated
All the crews have been repatriated with the assistance of the local union and ITF.
Payment status:Payment Pending
USD 90,145
Comments and Observations:Govt. of Portugal (17 September 2013)
All the crews have been safely repatriated by the Portugal ITF representatives.
The vessel is moored in Ponta Delgada commercial harbour, and waiting for the Court's decision on the arrest as to providing the due financial amount for the payment of the crew wages.

ITF (16 December 2016)
Crew repatriated, wages status unknown

ITF (7 December 2017)
No further update expected

After having a major engine breakdown in the vicinity of Acores, the vessel was arrested due to the the complaints made by creditor companies to the Authorities of Portugal. The complaints was due to the outstading debt by the vessel owner to NIVECO Co. The ship's crews are no longer on board, and, based on Article 17 of the Portuguese Law No: 202/98, the ship was transferred to the Portugal Authroties concerned. (Note from Turkish Chamber of Shipping)

Entered: Monday - 19 December 2016 at 16:22:40
Last updated: Monday - 11 December 2017 at 14:42:56
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