Maritime Security

Leading anti-piracy and maritime security consultants

Orchid Risk will always seek to achieve the best standard of ethics and probity to maintain the highest level of service at all times.

Orchid Risk is a well-established security company based in the United Kingdom. We provide security advice and solutions to the commercial shipping industry that are unsurpassed and best in class, to mitigate many of the risks and threats associated with vessel protection.

We aim to develop a strong and lasting client relationship which, combined with our aspiration for excellence, ensures that there is continual inward and extrinsic client feedback and a strong review process.

Orchid is a signatory to the International Code of Conduct (ICOC), a member of the Security in Complex Environments Group (SCEG), and has been accredited with ISO 9001 and 28007 status. All weapons and security equipment are licenced in the United Kingdom and Orchid adheres to all of the criteria advised by the International Maritime Organisation in their Guidance to Shipowners. The company is recognised by leading insurers, P & I Clubs and Flag States.

We deliver vessel protection services, security advice and intelligence for commercial vessels, super yachts, offshore vessels and vessels operating within the Oil and Gas industries.

Orchid vessel protection services include both armed and unarmed teams. We operate globally and our teams can embark from most major ports or marinas.

Other services include:

  • Vessel Security Assessments
  • Pre-embarkation hardening assessments
  • Anti-piracy drills and training
  • Citadel placement and preparation advice
  • Maritime Intelligence