OWNERS AND H&M UNDERWRITERS OF THE “CHEMSTAR JEWEL”
“Chemstar Jewel”: We represent owners and hull and machinery underwriters of the “Chemstar Jewel”, a vessel involved in a collision with two berthed double-banked vessels at the port of Cape Town on 28 October 2015, whilst she was under pilotage. We have defended a claim against the owners by the damaged berthed vessels and are advising on a possible recovery action against the Port.
- Jurisdictions involved: The collisions occurred in South Africa. The owners are Japanese and the underwriters are based in England.
- Lead Partner: Andrew Pike
- Other lawyers involved: Norma Wheeler, Goscelin Gordon
- Completion date: The incident occurred on 28 October 2015