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The Alarming increase in Piracy


In the first three months of 2021, the IMB Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) reported 33 vessels boarded, two attempted attacks, two vessels fired upon, and one vessel hijacked. Despite a drop in the number of reported piracy incidents for Q1 2021, violence against crew is on the rise in comparison to previous years.

Guardian Anti-Piracy Barriers against the rising costs of razor wire and armed guards can protect you.  Barriers guaranteed for 5 years.

Pirate attacks are increasing daily and with the impact of Covid-19 globally the situation is only getting worse, not just in the Gulf of Guinea but the pirates are spreading to other areas with more serious powers of damage.

Now is the time to act, the consequences of pirates boarding, means you loose your vessel, your crews, and cargo, decreasing your market reputation and costing massive sums of money.

Guardian is a one-fit system once in place there is no need for removal or storage therefore safeguarding 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. You control the shipping of the barriers to the vessels most vulnerable, your crew install.  Within 8 hours your ship has 24 hours protection continually.  MAERSK and CMA CGM, currently hold ships which have been fitted with Guardian for over 8 years without replacement.

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