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Sala 1

IMO 908451


Abandonment ID: 00339
Ship name:Sala 1
Flag:Panama
7-digit IMO no.: 908451
Port of abandonment:Khorfakkan B anchorage, UAE
Abandonment date:14 April 2018
Notification date:14 April 2018
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:25
Nationalities:India(21); Pakistan(4)
Circumstances:Vessel at anchorage since 30 March 2018. Irregular supply of provisions. Four months wages outstanding. Several crew members are reported to be sick and in need of medical assistance. Aircon not working. Twelve seafarers contracts have expired, another seven will expire within a month. Owner issuing threats to crew if they contact ITF or PSC.
Actions taken:14 April 2018: Flag State informed
Contacts with owner, flag and UAE FTA
Repatriation status:18 April 2018: Other
Repatriation Outstanding
Payment status:Other
4 months of remuneration outstanding
Comments and Observations:Govt. of Panama (11 May 2018)
Warmest greetings from the Panama Maritime Authority on behalf the Maritime Labour Affairs Department.

In this opportunity, please be advice that on April 11th, 2018, this General Directorate was informed by email through our regional office in Manila Philippines of the situation presented on board the vessel ¡§SALA 1¡¨, with Provisional Patent of Navigation No.46732-15-B, Call Sign HOHG, IMO No. 9084516, own by RED SEA SHIPPING COMPANY CORP., regarding owed salaries and provisions.

Concerning the situation this General Directorate,

„« We communicate with the Legal Representative in Panama (Arias B. y Asociados) through email ( dated Apr.13th 2018), the operators (Iships Management Pte. Ltd.), Owner Representative (Capt. S. Ahmed-ECB International) and Aurum Ship Management (as Manning Agent).
„« Restricted measures are taken through the Memorandum No.DGGM-ALM-324-2018. Also we requested a pecuniary sanction to the Merchant Marine Directorate which is currently in process.

In this sense we will also continue our unremitting efforts.

Very truly yours,


ITF (24 May 2018)
From: Katie Higginbottom [mailto:Higginbottom_Katie@itf.org.uk]
Sent: jeudi 24 mai 2018 11:53
To: Noh, Jinhak ; Samkange, Ruvarashe
Cc: Jan de Boer (JDeBoer@imo.org) ; Natalie Shaw (natalie.shaw@ics-shipping.org) ; Jonathan Warring ; Mohamed Arrachedi
Subject: Sala 1 update

Dear All
FYI Sala 1 case is ongoing but part payment has been made to the crew:

MV Sala 1: seafarers have been paid USD200.243,77 , covering 4 months wages.
Pending wages are now April and current May and repatriation.

Best, Katie

Katie Higginbottom


 
Entered: Tuesday - 15 May 2018 at 19:00:58
Last updated: Thursday - 24 May 2018 at 12:00:50
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