Anti Piracy hardening audit for specialist oilfield service vessel
An Operator of specialist Oilfield vessels required an experienced team to undertake a specialist security audit prior to the vessel repositioning from SE Asia to the Mediterranean via the Malacca strait and the Gulf of Aden
The ongoing threat of piracy in the Malacca strait, Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Aden.
IMSA deployed a 2 man team of commercial maritime security specialists, men with time served apprenticeships in maritime security. A comprehensive anti piracy hardening audit was undertaken backed up by a comprehensive set of recommendations being made in the formal report. A 4 man team of Maritime Security Liaison Officers (MSLO) were stood by to provide security onboard the vessel when the vessel transited.