Maritime Security Services in Benin

Services offered

  • Armed escort vessel
  • On-board team for the duration of the port call
  • On-board team for the STS operations and anchorage
  • Togolese or European MSLO along with the local armed team

Maximum distance covered with armed escort vessel in Benin

  • 50 NM from shore from Cotonou

Required notification period for the services

Depending on the nature of the task: 24 – 96 HRS.

Ports covered with armed escort vessel in Benin

  • Cotonou

Pricing unit for the services of armed escort vessel in Benin

Escort vessels are hired by day and the hiring period begins from the time the vessel leaves its normal docking position and the daily hiring rate is payable until the vessel reaches back to its home base.
The daily charges are applicable for every single day it is hired, in despite of the hours of operation. Hence, if the vessel only operates half a day, then a full day is charged to the client.
The escort vessels come with a team of 4 Local Navy guards, weapons and an MSLO (Maritime Security Liaison Officer) who shall be responsible of communication with the client and the Master of the commercial vessel.

Advantages of working with ESCGS

  • Licensed providers 
  • On time, hassle free escort services 
  • In case of an issue, then ESCGS will resolve it on your behalf at our own costs
  • Well known Maritime Security provider with 100% proven track record 
  • Experience across West Africa on both on land and at sea

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