|Abandonment ID:|| 00522|
|Ship name:||Frio V[resolved]|
|7-digit IMO no.:||8216722|
|Port of abandonment:||Las Palmas, Spain|
|Abandonment date:||30 December 2020|
|Notification date:||15 March 2021|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||17|
|Nationalities:||Russian Federation(3); Ukraine(14)|
|Circumstances:||P&I: Hydor (24/11/2020 - 22/06/2021)|
Vessel is under repair operations and the crew report non- payment of salaries for 4 months, some contracts have already expired.
|Actions taken:||2 February 2021: Flag State informed|
Negotiations with Employer.
Informed PSC Las Palmas.
Apply to P&I for salaries and repatriation under MLC2006.
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
4 months wages owed.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (15 March 2021)|
So far, the P&I called HYDOR NORWAY is refusing to provide the funds to repatriate the crew and to pay outstanding wages.
Govt. of Spain (27 April 2021)
From Counsellor for Transport - Alternate Perm. Rep. to the IMO
Please note the information submitted by the Local Maritime Authority in Las Palmas concerning the abandonment case of the vessel FRIO V.
On 4 March 2021, wage claims of the FRIO V crew was referring to FRIO Vís agent by the Local Maritime Authority in Las Palmas according to the MLC 2006 and the ship-owner was also formally requested to proceed to settle the situation, paying the wages due and in accordance with international standard (MLC 2006).
On 5 March 2021, the ship-owner of the vessel replied through his agent stating his acknowledgement and acceptance of the wage claim. The ship-owner also confirmed that some of the crew had already received the outstanding amounts and undertook to pay the remaining crew as soon as possible.
ITF (2 July 2021)
Crew have been repatriated but some outstanding wages remain unpaid. Vessel has been detained by Port State Control.
ITF (30 November 2021)
All crew have now been paid. Resolved.