PFSO, the Port Facility Security Officer, is very well integrated in Medina Consultancy's business plan to ensure the safety of your facility and your visitors alike.
Logically ISPS is one of the core business units from Medina Consultancy. Extensive, more than 30 years, experience in all harbour disciplines. From down the bottom of the tanktop discharging a vessel up to management advisory roles. You may rely on the unbeatable ability of learning.
ISPS or the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code is an essential maritime regulation for the safety and security of ships, ports, cargo and crew.
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The ISPS code mainly looks after the security aspects of the ship, seafarers, ports and port workers, to ensure preventive measures can be taken if a security threat is determined. The main aim of the International Code for the Security of Ships and of Port Facilities (ISPS) is as follows:
The ISPS code incorporates various functional requirements so that it can achieve certain objectives to ensure the security of ships and ports. Some of the important requirements are as follows: