PRIVATE MARITIME SECURITY CONTRACTING
Maritime security has become an important requirement for merchant’s vessels over the last decade due to the increased threats from modern day piracy across the world's oceans. Latest reports confirm a steady increase in the reported incidents of piracy in regions such as the Somalia, Gulf of Guinea, Nigeria and South East Asia, including Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia and the Philippines.
Sumner Group Security is an emerging Private Maritime Security Contractor (PMSC) offering advice and maritime support to governments, corporates, ship owners and insurance companies alike. Whether you are looking for armed guards to be in situ on vessels navigating high risk waters or whether there is a requirement for armed support vessels or long range military grade surveillance drones to accompany ships, Sumner Group Security can help.
After an initial physical or remote risk assessment and security audit, Sumner Group Security will deliver a tailor made strategy using both armed and unarmed security solutions to ensure that vessels, cargo and crew are protected and the operation able to operate efficiently.
An increase in shipping piracy threats have resulted in huge losses for the shipping companies, forcing them to find new methods to battle piracy. In order to tackle this problem successfully, Sumner Group Security has started to provide PMSC services, which are custom made for today’s maritime criminality.