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A cruise ship arrives at Suez outer
and reports to Seabird-Marine
Egypt that its boiler needs immediate Repairs.
The work must be completed and a Seaworthiness
Certificate issued within 12 hours.
Otherwise, the Suez Canal Authority will
Not allow the ship to join the northbound
Convoy entering the Suez Canal at 06.00
Local time. If it misses that deadline, the vessel
Will have to spend an extra day in Suez,
As there is only one daily northbound transit.
15.10 local time: Seabird-Marine’s Suez Canal Transit
Coordinating office in Cairo has advised
Branch offices at Suez, Port Said and Cairo
Airport to stand by for instructions. The
Ship’s owners are also informed of the
Situation and steps are being taken to meet
The repair deadline.
17.00 local time: A local workshop approved
By the vessel’s Classification Society has
Been appointed to the job, as has the Suez
Canal Authority-approved surveyor who
Will certify the work once it’s done. One of
the owners’ superintendents is now on his
Way to Egypt to oversee the repairs. When
he lands in Cairo at
Seabird-Marine's Meet & Greet staff will speed him through the
Formalities, and drive him to Suez. Onboard
The cruise ship, Seabird-Marine Egypt boarding
Clerks help the Master complete all the
Documents needed to transit the Canal.
22.00 local time: Owner’s Superintendent
Boards the vessel, where the technician and
Surveyor are already waiting, and the repair
23.15 local time:
completed and Seaworthiness
Certificate issued. An hour later,
All the necessary documents are in the hands
Of the Suez Canal Authority, and the ship
Will be part of the transit convoy in a few
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