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PORTAHEAD offers assistance with risk and vulnerability assessments, including safety planning and IT-revision, for harbours and production facilities. Our company is an organization with appropriate expertise in security matters and with appropriate knowledge of ship and port operations authorized to carry out an assessment, or a verification, or an approval or a certification activity, required by Chapter XI-2 or by part A of the ISPS Code. The Norwegian Coastal Administration (Kystverket) reviews every major control action involving an ISPS-related detention, expulsion, of denial of entry and determines whether the actions or inaction of the RSO contributed to the control action.

PORTAHEAD provides

PORTAHEAD provides assistance in preparing vulnerability analysis, security and safety plans and audits for ports and transport hubs. Norwegian Coastal Administration - NCA - has certified PORTAHEAD as Recognized Security Organization (RSO) to perform work in relation to
  • SOLAS chapter XI-2 and the IMO ISPS code
  • EU-directive 725/2004 on enhancing port security
  • EU-directive 884/2005 on procedures for conducting Commission inspections in the field of maritime security
  • EU-directive 2005/65 on enhancing port security