|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.|
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)