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GSP Uranus[disputed]


Abandonment ID: 00797
Ship name:GSP Uranus[disputed]
7-digit IMO no.:8750792
Port of abandonment:Trkkc East Ayazli, Türkiye
Abandonment date:1 September 2023
Notification date:18 September 2023
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:19
Nationalities:Mexico(2); Romania(16); Ukraine(1)
Circumstances:P&I : Hydor AS

Type : Drilling Rig

All the crew on board have not been paid for 3 months.
Only 2 Mexican seafarers are making a complaint. The other crew members did not complain openly, fearing they would not be able to find work again.
Information received from the local Port Authority, there is a court-determined lien on the ship due to its debt. No port exit permit will be granted until this debt is paid.
Actions taken:18 September 2023: Other
Contacted the owners, manager, Karadeniz Ereğli port authorities and ITF Inspector in Romania

Repatriation status:18 September 2023: Repatriation pending
Payment status:18 September 2023: Payment Pending
Comments and Observations:ITF (18 September 2023)
Since MLC 2006 has not been ratified in Türkiye, the port authority will not intervene.

ITF (27 November 2023)
The seafarers were taken off the ship and repatriated to their home countries without being paid by the company. A crew change has taken place.

Entered: Tuesday - 28 November 2023 at 09:14:57
Last updated: Tuesday - 28 November 2023 at 09:15:24
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