Notes on the world of piracy from journalist Daniel Sekulich
Friday, March 19, 2010
Seaborne Anti-Piracy Measures In Pictures
A colleague of mine in the shipping industry recently sent me some images of security measures installed on a new product tanker as a means of deterring boardings in piracy-prone waters. The shots give you some idea of how barbed wire is used.
A journalist based in Canada, I am the author of the best-selling "Terror on the Seas: True Tales of Modern Day Pirates", which is now available from booksellers in Canada, the United States, Europe, South America and the Middle East. My last book was "Ocean Titans: Journeys in Search of the Soul of a Ship"