Maritime Security
from MAST

MAST was one of the first companies to legally place private armed guards on yachts and commercial ships.

MAST is able to support your security needs throughout the High-Risk Area (HRA) in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean as well as provide security services in the Gulf of Guinea.

Our wider maritime security services include K&R negotiation and resolution, ship arrest support and government training.

Counter Piracy Service:

Indian Ocean

Our flexible and efficient service allows us to fully protect our clients at short notice in the High Risk Area.

Indian Ocean

Our flexible and efficient service allows us to fully protect our clients at short notice in the High Risk Area.

West Africa

Our experience in working with partners in the region make us the trusted provider for all your security needs on and offshore. Click the link below to visit our dedicated website MAST Nigeria. 

Our maritime security services include:

Ship Arrest Support
For Shipowners And P&I Clubs

This is about resolving deadlocked and difficult ship arrest and commercial disputes in complex countries and jurisdictions.

Our team consists of lawyers, commercial ship managers and owners as well as insurance experts who together have a strong track record of finding a way to solve what appear at first intractable problems

Intelligence Reports
For Clients

Our maritime security team has such a diverse set of skills that since we started over 10 years ago our advice and guidance has extended far and wide.

The basic premise of our work is to help clients to understand the business environment they are operating in and provide timely and cost-effective advice and support when they need it. 

Government Coastguard

Our maritime security track record speaks for itself.

Training is a big subject. We make sure we get to understand what our clients need. Our first step is to conduct a needs analysis –

Then work with our clients to assess the best way of getting to where they need to be

Kidnap And Ransom
Prevention And Response

MAST provides Kidnap and Ransom response services in Nigeria and the Gulf of Guinea region.

Design And Installation Of Security Systems On Superyachts

MAST has extensive experience in designing technical security systems for superyachts.

Our teams have worked on new build yachts installing systems from scratch and refitting boats. Refits have included replacing and upgrading existing systems or retrofitting a brand-new system.


We help our clients train for a crisis and can sit alongside you in the event of a crisis. Our work involves assessing the potential areas of risk in your business and developing a plan to counter negative events.

MAST has conducted over 6000 transits without a security failure

Contact us

Contact MAST today to see how we can help you and your business.


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Get in touch

Maritime Security
24/7 Emergency Telephone:+44 (0) 1218 209 946

Main Office: +44 (0) 1279 216726

Risk Consulting
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 528

Security Systems
Call: +44 (0) 1279 874 521

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