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Crew Members Kidnapped from Jan de Nul Dredge

On Sunday evening, September 12, an armed gang attacked Jan de Nul's dredge Amerigo Vespucci in Camaroon, West Africa. Despite actions of the captain, the attackers kidnapped two crew members, a Filipino and a Croatian. The origin of the armed men is unknown.

In a press release, the Jan de Nul Group said "the crisis team of Jan De Nul Group met around midnight and all departments, employers, authorities and families concerned, have been informed. The company does everything to assure the safety of the crew."

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