Private Security

  • Thai owners call for armed ships

    Thai owners pushing for armed guards to protect ships. Thai owners call for armed ships Bangkok: Following the Thai oil tanker MT Orapin 4 which was hijacked by pirates last […]

  • Neptune joins BIMCO

    Maritime security company becomes one of a handful to join BIMCO. Neptune Achieves BIMCO Associate Membership Status Neptune Maritime Security is pleased to announce that, as an ISO PAS 28007-certified […]

  • Insurers stonewall AdvanFort crew

    Sailors denied needed medical treatment and other benefits from their insurers Insurers stonewall Seaman Guard Ohio crew More than seven months after the Seaman Guard Ohio sailors  have been detained […]

  • Call for EU marsec regulation

    Maritime security should be regulated through an EU wide policy Call for Maritime Security to be made an EU Competence Maritime security should be regulated through an EU wide policy […]

  • Guards face increasing criminalisation

    Concerns are being raised across the maritime security industry over the increasing criminalisation of security operatives. Guards ‘facing increasing criminalisation’ Concerns are being raised across the maritime security industry over […]

  • The World’s Most Violent Pirates

    West Africa is home to the world’s most violent pirates who are now capable of overwhelming armed guards The World’s Most Violent Pirates By: James Bridger West Africa is home to […]

  • Somali Piracy Costs Fall by 50% in 2013

    At the end of last week, Oceans Beyond Piracy presented their report for 2013. Somali Piracy Costs Fall by 50% in 2013 At the end of last week, Oceans Beyond […]

  • Port2Port Maritime joins BIMCO

    Port2Port Maritime has now been formally accepted as an Associate Member of BIMCO, following the company’s accreditation of ISO/PAS 28007. Port2Port Maritime joins BIMCO Port2Port Maritime has now been formally […]

  • Ambrey Risk joins BIMCO

    Ambrey Risk has now been formally accepted as an Associate Member to BIMCO. This follows the companies’ achievement of ISO/PAS 28007, the first assessment of a maritime security company’s quality […]

  • Port2Port West Africa denies wrongdoing

    Port2Port West Africa can confirm that two of its contractors were arrested yesterday by the JTF in Bayelsa State, Nigeria, following a detainment of 7 days as part of an […]