Maritime

Shield provides a wide range of maritime security solutions, which assist our clients to comply with the requirements of security legislations, and thereby ensure a safe and secure environment.

Over 90 % of world trade is carried by the international shipping industry and approximately 10 percent of the world’s global shipping traffic passes through the Gulf of Aden every month. In May 2011 approx. 30 ships reported that they were under attack from pirates. Ships’ carrying TEU’s or oil is high value assets and the operation of merchant ships generates an estimated annual income of over US$380 billion in freight rates, representing about 5% of the total global economy. Threats towards the industry are a threat to us all.

We draw our experience and talent from NATO countries that have similar experience and a long history and experience in their fields of expertise. SHIELD brings together state of the art technology and a highly professional, certified staff with the depth of knowledge and experience needed to provide and maintain the most advanced and reliable security and risk management tailored to the needs of each respective company and the national shipping lines served.

The SHIELD Team technical approach is based on our long-term experience in successfully designing and implementing security programs. The operate in-line with EU legislation, C-TPAT, the ISPS Code and CS. Effective on-board security must address the following four objectives: awareness, prevention, response, and consequence management.

Our services include:

Maritime security – SHIELD is a specialised maritime security company, we know that the industry of shipping can be very profitable and is always considered a target for terrorist, pirates, pressure groups etc. Let SHIELD protect your maritime fleet
Risk Management – We support in identifying, understanding and managing risks and help ensure an appropriate balance between risks and opportunities
Security Services – we offer technical security services (onshore and offshore) and sophisticated management of security strategy in places where security is linked to broader issues of social performance
Crisis Management –  SHIELD’s experience in Crisis Management and operational excellence throughout the world and in most challenging regions, we can be entrusted with your crisis and risk management needs
Analysis and Intelligence -We provide an understanding of the strategic and tactical success factors of including political and regulatory risks, security concerns, and social and reputational issues
Travel security – equips travellers with the tools necessary to identify risks, monitor threats and respond to incidents as they arise