Security Maps

Blackbeard – Visualising Risk

7 years of global maritime piracy data structured and visualised by type of attack, by country, region and by vessel type.  And counting ...



Blackbeard – Visualising Risk, is an analytical tool intended for the shipping, marine insurance, offshore oil & gas and associated industries.

It will benefit

  • Security Risk Managers & Analysts
  • Fleet managers
  • Company Security Officers
  • Flag state administrators
  • Government agencies
  • International organisations (IOs)
  • Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
  • Industry associations
  • Legal practitioners
  • Academics
  • Private maritime security companies (PMSCs)

Blackbeard is the sister product of our piracy information overlay developed for on-the-bridge use in association with Navtor – the pay-as-you-sail ENC solution provider. It is developed with financial support from the Norwegian Research Council and Innovation Norway.

The Blackbeard is a fully operational work tool. It will be taken forward based on the requirements and clever input from our valued customers, as well as on our own best ideas.

Why don’t you give it a try?*

*Only bona fide and identifiable companies, organisations, individuals and e-mail addresses qualify for a trial. 

More info

Request a trial