Daily Archives: February 26, 2014

ESS&SA Pioneering Maritime Security Industry

[Translate] February 26, 2014 ESS&SA Pioneering Maritime Security Industry By MarEx ESS&SA has become the first Private Maritime Security Company (PMSC) within the Netherlands, to achieve certification to  the ISO/PAS 28007 standard with global certifier, LRQA. ESS&SA is now one … Continue reading

Posted in Companies, Control, Maritime | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Manus Island violence: Fatal violence occurred after G4S guards went in, PNG report finds

[Translate] Manus Island violence: Fatal violence occurred after G4S guards went in, PNG report finds Date February 26, 2014 – 9:55PM David Wroe and Sarah Whyte Illustration: Cathy Wilcox The violent clashes on Manus Island that left an Iranian asylum-seeker … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Casualties, Companies | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Mystifying Deaths for 2 Anti-Piracy Guards

[Translate] Mystifying Deaths for 2 Anti-Piracy Guards By NICHOLAS KULISH, IAN URBINA and MARK MAZZETTI FEB. 25, 2014 The Maersk Alabama in 2009, the year pirates hijacked it in an episode that inspired the movie “Captain Phillips.” Two guards were … Continue reading

Posted in Casualties, Maritime | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Independent Contractor in Afghanistan Pleads Guilty to His Role in Offering $54,000 in Bribes to a U.S. Government Official

[Translate] Independent Contractor in Afghanistan Pleads Guilty to His Role in Offering $54,000 in Bribes to a U.S. Government Official U.S. Attorney’s Office February 14, 2014 Eastern District of New York (718) 254-7000(718) 254-7000 Earlier today at the federal courthouse … Continue reading

Posted in Afghanistan, Fraud/Waste/Abuse, Legal | Tagged , , | Leave a comment