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Abandonment ID: 00356
Ship name:[Sarem-resolved]
Flag:St. Vincent & Grenadines
7-digit IMO no.:9415363
Port of abandonment:Hamriyah, UAE
Abandonment date:10 August 2018
Notification date:10 August 2018
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:6
Nationalities:Indonesia(2); India(1); Ukraine(3)
Circumstances:Crew unpaid for May, June and July. Some contracts expired and owner has refused repatriation with full pay. Signed off crew also unpaid
Actions taken:10 August 2018: Other
Crew has contacted P&I Club. Flag state has suspended certificates and ordered vessel not to sail.
Repatriation status:10 August 2018: Repatriation pending
All crew remain on board

20 August 2018: Repatriated
Crew were paid and repatriated at owner’s expense.
Payment status:10 August 2018: Payment Pending
73.000,00 USD wages owed

20 August 2018: Paid
Crew were paid and repatriated at owner’s expense.
Comments and Observations:ITF (14 August 2018)
Company has tried to replace crew and move them to another vessel. Crew has refused to disembark.

Govt. of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (16 August 2018)
Dear Mr de Boer,

Reference is made to your below email.

You will find herewith the confirmation from West of England Insurance Services (Luxembourg) S.A that the wages of the seafarers will be settled (dated 15th August, 2018). The Administration is in contact with the Owners/Managers and trust this matter will be resolved soonest.
Please be guided accordingly.

Best regards,
Ms Yinca Williams
Legal Department

Office of the Commissioner for Maritime Affairs
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
8 ave de Frontenex
CH 1207 Geneva
Tel: +4122 707 6300
Fax: +4122 707 6350

Last updated: Tuesday - 8 January 2019 at 15:55:25^ top

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