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[Tor Atlantic - resolved]


Abandonment ID: 00134
Ship name:[Tor Atlantic - resolved]
7-digit IMO no.:8027585
Port of abandonment:La Plata, Argentina
Abandonment date:September 2009
Notification date:9 December 2009
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:9
Nationalities:Argentina(2); Cuba(2); Panama(1); Peru(3); Uruguay(1)
Circumstances:After media attention the terminal re-supplied potable water and electrical energy. Ship is under legal arrest since 30-12-2009. Legal claim is for six (6) months without payments for all crew members, repatriation cost for foreign seafarers, food cost (two months), hold cleaning and some things more... plus interest amounting to around US$160,000.
Money has been recovered for May and June 2009.
Actions taken:13 January 2010: Other
Lawyers, Maritime Authorities, Consulates, Flag State, Owner and Local Agent were contacted.
Repatriation status:13 January 2010: Repatriation pending
Four seafarers were repatriated. One Panamanian and Peruvian on Dec. 12th. (own cost). Two Peruvian more on Dec. 26th. (Consulate cost). Five seafarers remain on board.
Payment status:13 January 2010: Payment Pending
6 months remuneration outstanding.
Comments and Observations:ITF (16 December 2016)

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