|Abandonment ID:|| 00520|
|Nom du navire:||BTMAX 1|
|No. OMI (7 chiffres):||8108949|
|Port d'abandon:||Port of Spain, Trinidad|
|Date d'abandon:||1 février 2021|
|Date de notification:||17 février 2021|
|Gouvernement ou entité rapportante:||Fed. int. des ouvriers du transport (ITF)|
|Nombre de marins:||8|
|Circonstances:||P&I: Guardian General Insurance LTD, P&I Coverage|
(ITF contact in Trinidad spoke to the insurer and verified there is no crew liability coverage, only hull and accident)
Platform Supply Vessel
Owner has not paid the crew onboard since November, 2020. Additional crew member abandoned in hospital in Trinidad and has not received pay since June 2020.
|Actions entreprises:||15 février 2021: Autres|
ITF affiliate attorney in Trinidad has scheduled phone meeting with the owner 15 Feb, 2021.
15 février 2021: L'Etat du Pavillon à été informé
|Situation concernant le rapatriement:||En attente de rapatriement|
One crew member is in Port of Spain General Hospital.
|Paiement des salaires:||En attente de paiement|
Crew onboard owed 2.5 months full wages, unknown total amount. Crew in hospital owed $9200 for unpaid during his time onboard the vessel plus any compensation for hospital stay.
|Commentaires et observations:||Fed. int. des ouvriers du transport (ITF) (17 février 2021)|
One crew member hospitalized 2 October, 2020 and remaining there up to this time (15 Feb. 21) with no contact from the owner or payment of outstanding salary owed. Crew member was ready to be released by the hospital prior to 2021 but owner failed to take action to repatriate him. Owner further contacted crew member’s family on 12 February and informed them he would be on a flight the 13th of February but he remains in the hospital despite being ready for release and travel. Vessel is registered and insured as a private yacht despite being constructed and utilized as a cargo vessel.