BH Global is pleased to announce today the signature of a agreement between its subsidiary Athena Dynamics, a specialist in the field of Critical Info-Infrastructure (CII) protection, and Bureau Veritas Solutions Marine & Offshore (BVS) Singapore. This agreement is a direct response to the rising needs for Maritime Cyber Security, especially in fulfilment of ISM codes of onshore and offshore facilities.
This agreement will tie up BVS’ global cybersecurity expertise and deep maritime industry knowledge with Athena Dynamics’ credentials and best practices in CII protection. It aims at providing a one-stop accessibility of rich experience in on-shore, off-shore, IT and OT end-to-end cyber protection capabilities.
Patrick Lim, COO of BH Global Ltd, in charge of the group’s operations, shared: “We are very excited to partner with Bureau Veritas Solutions, combining their recognized expertise with our collective operative experience in the maritime industry since 1963, we are confident of bringing forth domain-specific, quality cyber security deliveries to the maritime industry. This is made possible with the group’s strong involvement thus far in various initiatives from electrification, digitalization to cyber security in a highly practical approach.”
Ken Soh, CEO of Athena Dynamics, added: “Being a pure-play cyber security consulting arm of BH Global group which is fully independent of any state-level relationship, we are well poised to assist our customers with BVS. This, coupled with our years of experiences in on-shore and off-shore works, including those fulfilled under the difficult covid-19 situation, would value-add strongly to maritime markets, delivering fitting actionable items at value price points.”
Vinod Janardanan, Director Consulting & Outsourcing, Bureau Veritas Solutions South Asia zone commented: “Our service agreement with Athena Dynamics is a key step to establish a trusted ecosystem of cybersecurity partners for the maritime industry in Singapore. We expect this agreement to land to a comprehensive value-add offer to our clients in their quest for a robust and resilient Cyber security system for their assets.”