Lloyd's MIU Handbook of Maritime Security

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Rupert Herbert-Burns, Sam Bateman, Peter Lehr
CRC Press, Sep 24, 2008 - Law - 404 pages
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Managing the ever-changing nature and cross-disciplinary challenges of the maritime sector demands a complete understanding of the special characteristics of the maritime space. The complexity of the operations of ships, ports, shipping companies, and naval and coast guard maritime security operations—as well as the economic significance and the inherent security vulnerabilities of global maritime trade—requires a thorough, holistic and adaptable understanding of commercial, law enforcement and naval maritime security phenomena.

Written by a team of expert contributors, this book identifies and assesses the issues inherent in developing and implementing maritime security measures. It examines the new maritime security environment, including the different but complementary interests of the shipping industry and national regulatory agencies. The coverage includes analyses of the different threats to maritime security and how they are perceived by different actors in the maritime domain. The editors evaluate the international and national legal frameworks developed for specific sectors and the responses that different nations have given to these initiatives. Comprehensive in scope, the volume addresses security concerns that pertain to a wide spectrum of commercial shipping and maritime security situations, regulatory frameworks, sector-specific vulnerabilities, regional nuances, and port facilities.

 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Security in the Maritime Domain and Its Evolution Since 911
3
Chapter 2 Lifeline or Pipedream? Origins Purposes and Benefits of Automatic Identification System LongRange Identification and Tracking and Mar...
13
Chapter 3 Maritime Forces and Security of Merchant Shipping in the Mediterranean Sea and Northern Indian Ocean
29
Chapter 4 Evolving US Framework for Global Maritime Security from 911 to the 1000ship Navy
39
Locations Actors and Capabilities
55
The Four Circles Model for Maritime Security Threat Assessment
73
Industry Sectors Threats and Responses
85
Chapter 7 Implications and Effects of Maritime Security on the Operation and Management of Merchant Vessels
87
Chapter 15 International Legal Regulatory Framework for Seafarers and Maritime Security Post911
233
Regional Responses
251
Regional Responses
253
Chapter 17 Maritime Dynamism in IndoPacific Region
271
Chapter 18 The North Atlantic Treaty Organizations Evolving Role in Maritime Security Operations
277
National Responses
285
An Update and Analysis of Current Efforts
287
Chapter 20 Setting Strengthening and Enforcing Standards for US Port Security
299

Threat to Container Ships Cruise Liners and Passenger Ferries
117
Vulnerability and Security in the International Maritime Oil Sector
133
Chapter 10 Security in the Maritime Sector of the Liquefied Natural Gas Industry
159
An Australian Case Study
169
Legal Frameworks for Maritime Security
185
Tools to Combat Piracy Armed Robbery and Maritime Terrorism
187
New Developments and Old Problems
201
Legal and Technical Issues
215
Chapter 21 Managing Port and Ship Security in Singapore
307
Chapter 22 Canada and the ISPS Code
315
The Australian Experience and Perspective
327
Implementation in Malaysia
337
Chapter 25 Do British Military Intelligence and Royal Navy Operations Have a Part to Play in the Fight against Organized Crime in the Maritime Do...
345
Index
351
Back cover
369
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