Dutch freighter found migrants in engine room, called French port

General cargo ship EEMS DART had to interrupt her voyage from Rouen France to Dogheda Ireland, and turn to Cherbourg, after the crew found 8 Albanian illegal migrants hidden in engine room, in the morning Sep 28. The ship arrived at Cherbourg in the afternoon same day, migrants were met by gendarmerie and marine riflemen, and taken ashore. EEMS DART left Cherbourg and resumed her voyage shortly after migrants disposal.
General cargo ship EEMS DART, IMO 9195640, dwt 3275, built 2002, flag Gibraltar, manager AMASUS SHIPPING BV (EQUASIS).



My name is Nikolay Torkin, I’m Merchant Marine Master, presently in command of feeder container ship trading in South East Asia. My family lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Mikhail provides me with daily accidents reports, I send him information with regards to accidents and container ships.