Focus on Maritime Security

Focus on Maritime Security

Photo: Philippine Coast Guard

Baird Maritime continues its coverage of the global maritime security sector with the latest news, features, and reviews of vessels in service with both naval and non-naval operators.

Assault Craft • Interceptors • Patrol • Police • Coast Guard • Naval

Featured are a new inshore patrol vessel for South Africa, a high-speed boat for Italy’s financial police force, a prototype RIB designed and built in the UK, and an environmental monitoring ship for a nature preserve in Chinese waters.

The maritime security world is one of constant technological innovation to keep up with changing times and dealing with evolving threats, as readers of Baird Maritime are sure to see in the coming days.

Vessel Reviews:

News, Gear and Book Reviews:

Recent Important Features:

OPINION | The Philippines could be Australia’s most important defence partner in Southeast Asia

– “Canberra needs to manage Manila’s expectations of what Australia can realistically deliver, short of a formal alliance.”

– by Euan Graham, senior fellow at the International Institute for Strategic Studies

Remember to come back every day to see the latest news, opinion and vessel reviews!

Call for content!

Any news or views about the global maritime security sectors? Send it through to [email protected] ASAP (between now and September 9), so we can add it to this current edition of Maritime Security Week!

We are after:

  • Vessels – Orders, new deliveries, under construction
  • Gear – Latest innovations and technology in the maritime security vessel sector
  • Interviews – Owners, operators, water police, navies, coast guards etc.
  • Reminiscences – Do you have any exciting, amusing or downright dangerous anecdotes from your time in the maritime security world? (example here)
  • Other – Any other relevant news

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