Most successful pirate attacks are executed in under 15 minutes. It takes 10 to 15 minutes to activate a helicopter on standby, so unless a military task force is nearby its role becomes one of observing and reporting. Once onboard, pirates need only capture the crew and they have an effective bargaining position to negotiate for a ransom.
Dasic Marine saw the risks for seafarers and, in partnership with ex military personnel, developed a water cannon system which operates from the utilities already onboard the vessel.
Dasic are the world leaders in the development of the rotating nozzle water cannon system and offer proven technology, operating on vessels worldwide.
- Visual and physical non lethal deterrent.
- Un-manned, so no risk to crew.
- Uses existing ship utilities.
- Very low maintenance.
- Utilises latest technologies to give a high level of protection with minimal expenditure.