|Abandonment ID:|| 00537|
|Ship name:||Algosaibi 51|
|7-digit IMO no.:||9561136|
|Port of abandonment:||Mina Salman, Bahrain|
|Abandonment date:||10 May 2021|
|Notification date:||18 May 2021|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||11|
|Nationalities:||Egypt(1); Indonesia(7); Sri Lanka(1); Lithuania(1); Ukraine(1)|
|Circumstances:||P&I: The Shipowners Protection LTD|
Diving support vessel.
Delayed salaries of 2 months plus.
No cash for crew on board.
|Actions taken:||13 May 2021: Flag State informed|
Contact with the crew by ITF Seafarers assistance and inspector.
Message sent to owners informing them of abandonment.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
3 crew members have been signed off but are still owed wages.
Bahrain sent a proof of payment for March crew salary which was dispatched on 23-May-2021.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (2 June 2021)|
From ITF Arab World and Iran Network Coordinator
The ITF acknowleges that the wages of March have been paid,which constitutes a good and positive step in the right direction indeed. However, the wages of April and May are not yet unfortunately.