Ports

Expert Maritime Port And Vessel Security Services

Assertive Security supplies security services to numerous government agencies. We partner with commercial customers and local/state governments to provide port security solutions that are on par with the Security and Accountability for Every Port Act and the Maritime Transportation Security Act regulations. Our highly trained security professionals are prepared to handle any emergency and alert our clients to issues as they arise.

Assertive Security provides services to:

  • Industrial ports
    • Full port and docking facilities
    • Foreign-flagged ships and crews
    • Barges
  • Ferry docks
  • Cruise ship port premises
  • High-risk chemical/petrochemical facilities
  • Cargo loading facilities

Specialized Training

Assertive Security uses one of the most comprehensive MTSA training programs in the industry. Such topics include:

  • Port security and safety
  • Commercial vessel safety
  • Port operations
  • MARSEC Training
  • Marine environmental protection
  • Port-specific training
  • Railcar and Vehicle search
  • Counter Surveillance Training and Terrorism Awareness
  • Emergency Response/Evacuation

Call On Us to Protect Your Company and Property

Assertive Security provides a personalized security program designed for each of our client’s distinct maritime needs. Our expertise and experience allow us to ensure effective communication strategies that provide an excellent level of security awareness.Our management understands industry regulations, legislation, and procedures and can, therefore, plan accordingly.

Our staff is experienced in all details of maritime compliance such as:

  • International Ship and Port Security Code (ISPS)
  • Maritime Transportation Safety Act (MTSA)
  • Safe Ports Act
  • Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)
  • US Coast Guard Maritime Safety Regulations

The responsibilities of Assertive Security professionals include:

  • Facility access control
  • Vehicle inspections
  • Foot and mobile patrols
  • Verification of identification (TWIC)
  • Vehicle searches
  • Inspection of containers to ensure proper seals
  • Escorting of emergency response personnel
  • Alarm and camera monitoring

Why Choose Assertive Security to Protect Your Port Facility?

  • Port-specific security officer training
  • Company-wide policy for TWIC card processing
  • Dedicated Government Division
  • In-house Facility Security Officer (FSO)
  • Past performance references
  • Cleared/Credentialed personnel
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Proven Project Management model
  • Contract compliance technologies