NICO Maritime Security Solutions Ltd registered in the UK primarily focuses on supplying professional and reliable Marine security services to the energy industry, and international commercial shipping around the Gulf of Guinea.

Our efficient company is headed by Directors Dan Fearon & Tom Cockburn both well-known WAF Operations Risk Specialist’s with many years in the Maritime domain both in East and West Africa.

Our company mission rests on the 4 pillars of professionalism, integrity, reliability and value, and we have the ability to perform assigned duties within a tight timeline. Moreover, we work hand in hand with our local partners, community and host government security forces to ensure our services are perfectly legal & compliant.

Our partners base marine Jetties are situated in a secured operations base in the Port of Apapa, Lagos, and this gives us excellent logistics for operations and VHF (Very High Frequency) communications with all arriving vessels. The operational base also gives us excellent central access to both waterways and main roads to and from the airport and all other key locations.

Backed by a hugely experienced international and Nigerian operations team, impeccable capability and strategic efficiency in service is assured at all times.

Our Vision

NICO Maritime Security Services aims to provide the highest standards of security delivery, whilst ensuring value for money for our clients.

Our Mission

We aim to become the leading maritime security service provider in GOG. We endeavour to provide first-class support to our clients and ensure our solutions are highly professional and competitive. NICO Maritime Security Solutions will ensure all our employees are trained, professional, and operate in a safe manner adhering to legal and best business principles.

NICO Maritime Security Solutions has a professional and best practice approach to quality assurance.

Internal Quality Audits

In order to ensure that standards and service quality is maintained consistently, we undertake internal audits to evaluate performance, deployment paperwork, HSSE briefings, equipment checks, operational procedures, and knowledge of task and service delivery.

An External Quality Management system

  • Our Quality Management System is compliant with ISO 9001.
  • This showcases our proactive approach to quality assurance.

Health, Safety, Security and Environment

Our consultants receive comprehensive HSSE training, along with familiarization training on how to operate in complex and hazardous environments. Risk assessment is carried out and control measures are put in place. We protect our excellent team and provide state of the art monitoring systems for our vessels, with comprehensive indemnity insurance.

Tracking System

We have our own independent tracking system to track live vessels in real time. Our state of the art advanced system is internationally recognized and uses INMARSAT C and AIS raptor tracking features to track real events effectively and take calculated decisions regarding route assessment and risk management.

NICO Martine Security Solutions provides bespoke solutions enabling you to operate your vessels in the GOG HRA area. Dynamic approach and committed service is our promise.


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+44 (0) 203 927 2638