Port Security is defined as the safeguarding of vessels, harbours, ports, waterfront facilities and cargo from internal threats such as destruction, loss or injury from sabotage or other subversive acts.
James Fisher Defence can provide strategic and operational solutions to port security, offering executive level policy and strategy support, as well as detailed operational direction and assistance.
James Fisher Defence can offer customers:
|An integrated solution to strategic and operational port security issues.|
|A fast, tailored and cost effective response to any threat.|
|An underwater survey service with state of the art imagery and bathymetric data.|
|Advice, assessments, training, audit and planning support.|
|Special Operations maritime security and diving expertise.|
James Fisher Defence can provide its customer with a broad spectrum of services to aid their compliance with International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) codes of practice:
|Security surveys of jetties, marinas, off-shore platforms and other maritime operating areas.
|Assessment of areas of risk:||Practical experience in counter-terrorism procedures and in the protection of crowded places e.g. ferry terminals.|
|Maritime counter-terrorism consultancy on shore-based physical protection and anti-piracy measures.|
|Chemical, Biological, Radiological or Nuclear (CBRN) protection and mitigation measures.|
|Seabed mapping inside Ports and Harbours to identify underwater obstacles or provide hydrographic data and imagery.|
|Cataloguing of wrecks, hazards, sites of scientific, environmental or archaeological importance.|
|Pipeline and pier surveys prior to new investment work or damage assessment.|
|Underwater Explosive Ordnance searches.|
|Use of UUVs for off-shore wave or wind farm pre sub-sea surveys.|