LSS was founded in 2004 where it safeguarded the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. LSS is now based in Athens and retains active contact points/offices in London and Galle.
Focusing on the Somali Piracy phenomenon LSS founded the Special Anti Piracy Unit (SAPU) its own specialized maritime security section.
SAPU is managed and manned by Greek Special Forces Officers who specialize in Anti Piracy Services and have deterred pirates dozens of times out of thousands of transits with a flawless track record. Our safeguarded partners include Oil and Gas Majors, Major Dry bulk charterers as well as Major managing and shipping companies.
LSS – SAPU is a firm supporter of certifications and audit procedures as per below: BIMCO Associate PMSC member; ISO 28007-1:2015; ISO 9001:2008; SAMI Certified; ICoCA member; Well know to all I.G. P&I Clubs; Unique arrangement with Hiscox for K&R cover of crew and guards; In partnership with all popular Flag Registries.
Ensuring the high level of training and competence of SAPU, LSS founded the Maritime Security Training Center (MASTRAC) to provide distinctive education and certificates.
Considering all the above we have repeatedly gained the title of “the Best Benefit/Cost ratio PMSC in the market”.