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[Silver Star - resolved]


Abandonment ID: 00045
Ship name:[Silver Star - resolved]
7-digit IMO no.:7301245
Port of abandonment:Port Fourchon, USA
Abandonment date:April 2006
Notification date:30 January 2006
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:9
Circumstances:Vessel detained for several SOLAS and STCW deficiencies on 30 Jan 06 by USCG.
Actions taken:Other
Detention still outstanding, however, vessel is constructively abandoned in Port Fourchon, Louisiana USA. Charterer broke contract with owner. Owner did nothing to address the detention and constructively abandoned the vessel. Flag has also been non-responsive throughout.
Repatriation status:10 June 2006: Repatriated
Crew repatriated on 10 June 2006.
Payment status:7 June 2006: Other
To date, the crew has not been paid

Comments and Observations:ITF (19 September 2006)
Vessel still moored in Port Fourchon, Louisiana USA.

ITF (18 December 2006)
The vessel is still under arrest and in the hands of the Court. It is hoped that the wage claim will be settled once the vessel is sold.

ITF (21 January 2008)
Vessel changed name to Ramco I on 01 June 2007, and then again to Ramco Express on 01 July 2007

ITF (23 January 2008)
Following the arrest of the vessel the crew agreed a settlement with the owner out of court, however they did not receive the full amount that they were owed.

ITF (16 December 2016)

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