+31203030201 info@ess-sa.eu


A leading Dutch provider of maritime security services since 2009
Exclusive Security Services & Special Assignments (ESS&SA) is a leading Dutch provider of maritime risk solutions in challenging environments.

ESS&SA delivers tailor-made maritime risk solutions and expert advice to a range of clients in the offshore, commercial shipping and superyacht industry. The core business of ESS&SA is to deliver peace of mind to its clients and their crew by offering a high quality of security services in a discrete manner, against fair and competitive prices. The company is known for its in-depth maritime experience and knowledge while providing maritime risk solutions since 2009.

ESS&SA can do so due to the high quality of its operators, rigorous training standards and state of the art maritime security equipment. Furthermore, ESS&SA adheres to the highest (inter)national legal, regulatory and industry requirements. This compliance is confirmed by the ISO28007:2015 certification by the Lloyds Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) UK. ESS&SA is pronounced as ‘essenza’, derived from ‘essence’. Essence implies the most important ingredient or the most crucial element. ESS&SA is essential to ensure safe passage through High Risk Areas for its clients. The client is the main priority in every service provided. The aim of ESS&SA is to offer more than just a fair price and high quality service; ESS&SA has at heart to build a solid personal relationship with its client.

Maritime Security South East Asia


Maritime Security West-Africa


Maritime Security East Africa


Maritime Security Training & Consultancy



Regulation is paramount in all operational areas and maritime security services of ESS&SA. National and international law provide a robust framework for ESS&SA to operate…


ESS&SA values a high level of transparency throughout all its lines of business. ESS&SA believes that transparency enables a trustworthy and long-term relationship…


ESS&SA strives to constantly improve its maritime security services and internal processes in order to keep protecting the interest of its clients to the furthest extend…


The people in the field are considered by ESS&SA as one of its most important sources of information. Hence ESS&SA ensures that all internal policies, guidelines…