Tag: private maritime security companies

  • Emerging Markets

    How can private maritime security companies contribute to maritime security beyond counter piracy? At a recent gathering at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) in London (The Private Military and […]

  • Setting Up a Maritime Security Company

    MSR recently caught up with an emerging private maritime security company in the market. Its Managing Director, Helen Mitchell, agreed to share some insights in setting up a new company […]

  • IMO Guidance

    Guidance for private maritime security companies agreed by IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee Maritime Safety Committee (MSC), 90th session, 16 to 25 May 2012 Briefing: 17, May 25, 2012 ​Interim guidance to private […]

  • IMO to Develop PMSC Guidance

    A special high-level segment (photos here) of IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC), convened by IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu to discuss policy matters related to arms on board ships in the piracy high […]

  • PMSCs and Civil Liability

    The Maritime Industry has taken a proactive approach in response to the armed threats currently affecting vessels and crew members transiting the Indian Ocean Region. Security measures such as the […]

  • Lost in Translation?

    As pirate attacks on commercial vessels continue to rise, the number of successful hijacks continues to fall, in no small part due to the effectiveness of private maritime security companies. […]