The Meridian Response Services team includes up to 65 immediately available, highly qualified incident management professionals, with surge capabilities of well more than 100. We have Incident Commanders, Operations Section Chiefs, Planning Section Chiefs, and Logistics Section Chiefs. Our personnel have vast experience in Public Information, Government Liaison, and Safety Officers qualified or experienced up to and including Type 1. Most our incident and emergency management professionals served in our nations largest incidents.
Our highly technical specialists have successfully led implementations of new safety and security regulations, and serious marine casualty investigations. We are also highly experienced in modernizing Health, Safety, Security, Environmental and Quality Management Programs.
Meridian.us provides armed security for commercial, as well as Military Sealift Command, transiting high-risk waters. Our teams are led by combat decorated U.S. Marines and Army Special Forces operators who have been through extensive training regarding escalation of force procedures and the use of the weapons employed on vessels. To date we have safely deescalated more than twenty pirate attacks without our team members firing a single shot. We also provide unarmed security for shore facilities and flotel working in the Gulf of Mexico