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Floating arsenals

How safe are floating armouries? Floating arsenals: The boats full of guns for hire against pirates The MNG Resolution may not immediately catch the eye but it is one of many floating ...
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Ambrey Risk one of fastest growing firms

PMSC ends year on a high.  Ambrey Risk ranked one of UK's fastest growing firms Girija Shettar UK maritime security firm Ambrey Risk has been ranked as the eighth fastest growing company in the UK ...
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State Jurisdiction Over PCASP

Legal frameworks governing private security at sea. Maritime Security: State Jurisdiction Over PCASP By Simon O. Williams, LLM Various types of state jurisdiction can be enforced under the United Nations Convention on the ...
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The anatomy of protection

Given recent piracy incidents in S.E. Asia and West Africa, this timely guide may be of interest to readers.  Bulletproof Vest Protection for Maritime Security By SafeGuard Armour While maritime piracy has declined ...
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PMSCs forced to adapt

Falling demand sees a cut-throat market. Maritime guns for hire adapt to changes in sea piracy (Reuters) - Cash-strapped maritime security firms are being forced to use fewer costly elite guards and ...
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Port2Port case thrown out in Nigeria

Case thrown out and men free to return to work.  Port2Port West Africa contractors dishcarged Port2Port West Africa’s contractors have been exonerated of all charges on the order of Justice Akpomiemie of ...
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Alphard Security builds on success

Continued growth for PMSC in difficult market.  Alphard Security builds on success 2014 has been a year of growth for Alphard Security, with the company expanding its operations by opening of a ...
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Development & Regulation of PMSCs

Defence cuts could see increase in use of PMSCs The Development and Regulation of Private Maritime Security By Simon O. Williams, LLM Before countries possessed the capacity to create and maintain ocean-going navies, ...
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Tugs face pirate danger at sea

Route takes tugs through high risk waters.  Danger ahead for tugs as they head to Dubai TIM DONOGHUE They're used to rough seas, but not to the sort of dangers that lie ahead ...
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Pirates Attempt to Hijack Israeli Ship

Incident has not yet been confirmed by reporting agencies.  Pirates Attempt to Hijack Israeli Cargo Ship At Sea Pirates attempted to board freighter sailing off coast of Somalia, but were thwarted by ...

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