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Shell Iraq – Real-time location tracking
Shell Iraq approached Restrata with the need to integrate and improve their existing systems used for tracking of personnel. The objective was to improve awareness around staff location, specifically upon arrival into Iraq and movement to and on their concession site.
THREE60 Energy – Emergency Response Services
Restrata was appointed to provide emergency response services to THREE60 Energy in order to meet requirements prior to them becoming a Duty Holder Operator for the first time on the UKCS in 2021. THREE60 Energy offers complete asset lifecycle expertise within the offshore energy industry.
Serica Energy – Emergency Response Services and Training
Serica Energy approached Restrata to provide emergency response services, and to develop crisis management plans and training in readiness for their work on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS). The project also covered the provision of media support via the Restrata teams located at the Aberdeen Global Operations Command Centre (GOCC).
Repsol Sinopec – Emergency Response Services and Training
Restrata was appointed to complete the revision of incident management plans (tactical) and crisis management plans (strategic) for 12 UK assets. Restrata also provided the review of all levels of incident response (including the Government interface) for the Tier 1 oil terminal located at Flotta, Scotland.
Borr Drilling – Emergency Response Services
Restrata was tasked to complete a review and re-write of emergency response documentation for all regions (the UK, Middle East, Africa), including Level 2 (country) and Level 3 (corporate – Dubai). It also provided full emergency response services including crisis management and media support from the Aberdeen Global Operations Command Centre (GOCC) covering Borr’s International fleet.
BP Iraq – Access Control Systems
BP Iraq N.V. contracted Restrata to install electronic access control systems at their Rumaila Camp in Southern Iraq. Restrata was ideally positioned to react quickly and mobilize at short notice to fulfill this challenging task. Restrata continues to provide and manage integrated security solutions, IT Telecommunications and VSAT services for our clients in Iraq.
Qatar Petroleum – Ras Laffan Port Expansion
With the anticipated volumes of cargo set to increase dramatically, the new port development is the key to the delivery of these cargoes to various parts of the world. Restrata was contracted by QP to provide extensive integration security services for the expanded port.
PBS – Emergency Response Services
Restrata was appointed by PBS Offshore to provide outsourced 24/7 Emergency Response services to meet the requirements for a flagship operations and maintenance project in the UK.
Maersk Oil – Emergency Response Services
Restrata was tasked to develop and deliver a series of emergency response exercises to test and support the Maersk Emergency Management Team at Maersk House in Aberdeen.
GE – Travel Management Operations
GE required a 24/7 centre that business travelers could call and seek advice from or alert GE MENA Head Office of a problem. The primary function of the facility was to track and provide travel advice to users and escalate issues to the security team with GE. Restrata designed, built and managed a multi-lingual team for GEs Operations Room and Travel Management Centre in Knowledge Village, Dubai.
Centre of Excellence UAE – Leadership Assessment
Working closely with the Centre of Excellence, we designed a bespoke assessment process that included personality profiling, abilities tests, business simulation assessment, competency interviews and reports. We then handed over all of the assessment centre materials to the CofE to be used for future assessments.
London Marathon - Contact Tracing for Elite Athletes
After the cancellation in 2020 due to COVID-19, concerns were high when Virgin Money London Marathon decided
to go ahead with the 2021 race. They needed to be sure that the elite runners would arrive at the starting line in peak running form, and free from infection.
Pakistan Cricket Board - Implementing COVID Safe Technology
Following the success of providing IPL 2020 with a bio-secure environment, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) approached Restrata to create a similar COVID Safe model for PSL 2021 and to work with Abu Dhabi Cricket Board to help safely bring the Super League to a successful and safe conclusion.
English Cricket Board – Contact Tracing and Zone Management
In July 2020, the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) hired Restrata to help deliver the first bio secure Test Match series, between England and West Indies in Southampton.
Metropolitan Police - Security Consultancy for 2012 Olympic Games
When the UK hosted the 2012 Olympic Games, Restrata was commissioned to provide professional and technical consultancy services to the Olympic Security Directorate (OSD), a division of the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS). Restrata was tasked with developing and implementing specialised security systems and services for the Olympic Park and other London Olympic Venues.
Nikken Sekkai – Security Consultancy
Restrata were appointed by Nikken Sekkei Japan as the lead security consultants for the Nou Camp Nou Project. The objective of the project is to implement a world class stadium Security program, which addresses, technology, procedures, processes and regulatory compliance within a risk based approach.
Indian Premier League - Contact Tracing and Zone Management
Restrata were requested to provide the bio-security environment to 16 sites (12 hotels, 4 cricket stadiums) through the Restrata Platform for Indian Premier League. The project included social distance monitoring, zone capacity management, restricted zone monitoring, and contact tracing.
Qatar Petroleum – Ras Laffan Port Expansion
Ras Laffan Industrial City (RLC), situated along the northeast coast of Qatar, is one of the fastest-growing industrial cities in the world. Restrata was contracted by Qatar Petroleum to provide extensive integration security services for the expanded port.
Dar Al-Handasah – Security, Threat and Risk Assessment Strategy
Restrata developed a security threat and risk assessment and security strategy for Dar Al-Handasah, based in Cairo Egypt.
KEO – Security Consultancy
MQDC, Forestias – Security Consultancy
Restrata developed security threat and risk assessment, conceptual security master plan and a detailed security master plan.
Katarah Hospitality – Security Consultancy
Restrata was appointed to provide security consultancy services to Katara Hospitality, Qatar. Security threat and risk assessments were created, along with security concept and scheme design and tender and construction documentation.
UK Home Office – Airport Security Strategy
Restrata was appointed by the National Co-Ordinator Ports Policing to review security at 45 strategic sea ports and airports in the United Kingdom.
Heathrow T2 – Security Consultancy
Heathrow Airport approached Restrata on a security consultancy basis. We provided a detailed review and update of all contractor design documents, alongside a detailed stakeholder requirements analysis with author reports to capture these.
KEO Consultants – Security Strategy
Restrata was appointed by KEO International Consultants for the Security Services Commission as part of the overall project plan. Restrata worked closely with HHCP and KEO from the outset of this project to ensure early and cost–effective security planning was embedded within the Master Plan Design.
Dubai WTC – Security and Risk Assessment Strategy
Restrata was tasked to undertake a security risk and threat assessment, concept design and peer review services for expansion of the DWTC facilities.
Ma’aden – Security and Safety Masterplanning
Restrata was approached by Ma’aden to provide strategic consulting for all HSSE elements of their proposed Mineral Resource Industrial City (MRIC) at Ras Az Zawr in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province.
PCPD - Securing a Tower in the Heart of Jakarta's CBD
The client appointed Restrata to provide strategic and detailed design services for this prestigious project that included full security landscaping design using CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design), detailed security systems design, and hostile vehicle mitigation options.
Gordon & MacPhail - Emergency Response Support
Gordon & MacPhail approached Restrata looking to review and enhance their emergency preparedness, crisis management and security response across their various sites in Moray, Scotland. These include distilleries, lower tier COMAH and retail areas.
Care for People Training Courses
You are just a step away from learning more about our full range of training courses developed and delivered by a team experienced in dealing with accidental deaths and major disasters.
Health & Safety Training Prospectus
We design and deliver leading Health and Safety Training programmes around the globe to ensure people have the skill sets required to operate successfully and safely. Our courses are accredited by associations such as: NEBOSH, HABC, LEEA, IQ, ILM, RoSPA, and OPITO.
Incident Management Workshop
Learn how to manage your response to an incident.
Read more about our offer on the Incident Management Workshop, which takes place at our facility in Waterloo Quay, Aberdeen.
Hostile Environment Awareness Training
Restrata’s programme of Hostile Environment Awareness Training is formulated specifically around the risks and the latest intelligence relating to the specific hostile region.
SecureLocate™ Protect is an app based solution allowing organisations to improve lone worker safety by protecting staff working remotely. The solution actively facilitates compliance with government health and safety legislation in many countries around the globe.
BSOC: Products and Services
The BSOC (Business Solutions Operations Centre) provides liaison for International Oil Companies and private business with the Basrah Operations Command (BaOC), the seat of Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) power within the province. The BSOC has a unique relationship being the only private company authorized by the Ministry of Defence to interact with the BaOC.
Global Command Centre
Activated by a call to the Control Room Operator, or an alert from hardware monitoring your people, vehicles and assets, our sophisticated and fully equipped Global Command Centre (GCC) includes a full range of response services to support your business when an emergency occurs.
Strategic Security Consulting
Get an Overview of our Strategic Consulting service and an understanding of how we support client leadership teams to shape their security strategies as a precurser to large-scale integration or transformation initiatives.
In the spotlight: Emergency Planning Principles
Ahead of the upcoming training course on Emergency Planning Principles, IChemE interviewed Craig Menzies, UK Manager at Restrata on why it is important for businesses to understand the key aspects of emergency planning and what are the core benefits of attending the course.
Business Continuity & Crisis Management
Unfortunately, even with great mitigation in place, incidents will happen, and these will have the potential to disrupt even the most prepared business. It is essential that organisations have a crisis management strategy in place to deal with incidents.
Security Risk Assessments
With the increasing risks of criminal, cyber and terror attacks, as well as crisis and emergency situations, as a business owner you have to ensure appropriate and effective application of security measures.
Security Design Consulting
We work with developers and architects at the point of design conception to analyse risks and threats across multiple sectors and industries. In this brochure, you will learn how to identify threats and areas of weakness to mitigate the risks and ultimately secure your assets
Crisis & Continuity Management Services
We conduct full Business Impact Assessments and establish fit for purpose Business Continuity Plans for all types and sizes of company. In addition we support organisations in developing and testing emergency response and crisis management plans.
Security Master Planning
Strategically aligned with your business/project objectives, a Security Master Plan provides the holistic approach to both the development and direction of security for your organisation.
In the Spotlight: Botan Osman Talks Tech
Ahead of the IBBC Spring Conference, Botan Osman, Managing Director at Restrata talked to IBBC and shared his thoughts on technology and digitisation in Iraq. Learn more about the technology infrastructure that is currently available and what more can be done to support it in the future.
Benefits of an Early Engagement of a Security Consultant
Based on our experience, there are several reasons to engage security consultants in the early stage of design to ensure a sound security strategy and avoid additional and unexpected costs.
Rail and Metro Projects – Security Considerations
Across the Middle East, major rail and metro infrastructure projects are currently in progress and many more are in the preliminary planning phase. Whilst new rail infrastructure will improve transportation, there is still a growing need to tackle the emerging security and safety threats of the 21st Century.
Temperature Monitoring Solutions
Restrata provides a temperature monitoring system to ensure the correct temperature is maintained within your cold chain fleet. The system works in conjunction withTeletrac Navman Fleet Tracking and Management Solutions.
Driver Training Prospectus
We are committed to providing first class training to our clients. You are just a step away from learning more about our full range of defensive driver training courses which are fully compliant with ISO and have international and worldwide accreditation.
Securing Infrastructure in 2030
Botan Osman, CEO at Restrata shares his thoughts on the topic of securing infrastructure in 2030: how infrastructure might look, the evolution of technology, and how people might be using it.
Top 10 Benefits of GPS Fleet Tracking
GPS fleet tracking technology and telematics is one of the most important investments you can make as a fleet operator to understand your business operations, keep in touch with drivers and satisfy your customers’ needs.
Safe City Management
A Safe City integrates reliable security solutions with the aim of preventing incidents occurring, and where they cannot be prevented, enhancing response. Download Safe Cities Capability Statement.
Restrata Focus: The Road Ahead
As a fleet owner, manager or driver you need the right tools and information at your disposal to make appropriate business decisions and keep your business running smoothly. Technology has a central role to play in safely navigating this complex regulatory environment and making sure that you are compliant.
Fire Safety Services
We provide fire safety risk assessments to ensure that all risks are identified, and then provide support to ensure that the correct systems are put in place, and suitable fire safety training delivered to build resilience in your building.
Port & Maritime Security Services
We support the increasingly critical and exposed maritime industry, providing a range of port security solutions, such as port security management in high risk environments to International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) accreditation management.
The Connected Fleet
The logistics sector has never been more competitive, driving prices down and hitting profit margins hard. At the same time, increased regulation has made duty of care responsibilities more challenging.
Airports & Aviation Services
We have extensive experience in the implementation of airport security solutions aimed at building resilience in international airports. Our aim is to provide solutions that are created to support and complement the business operation.
Tyre Pressure Monitoring Solutions
Improve Safety in Your Operation Today. Learn how our Tyre Pressure Monitoring System can support your company with compliance, while improving driver safety and efficiency.
SecureLocate™ Protect Corporate Travel
SecureLocate™ Protect. An app based solution which improves safety for staff travelling abroad, this tool actively facilitates compliance with Duty of Care legislation in many countries. Supports customers with a 24/7 Global Command Centre operated by trained HSSE experts in crisis and emergency management.
Facial Recognition for Stadium Report
This Restrata focus report was commissioned to examine Facial Recognition and its potential to be used for combatting crime at stadia around the world. The technology whilst still in its infancy is evolving at a rapid pace due to advancements in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning algorithms, and improvements to cameras capturing images.
Protecting Crowded Space
Improving security and building resilience within crowded space starts with an acceptance that this is a shared challenge and therefore requires a collective response. Find out about the challenges in protecting a crowded space and approaches to mitigating risks and the importance of identifying the threat in the early phases of planning to tailor the best solution.
Case Study: The Active Shooter Scenario
One of the biggest headaches for the security sector is the issue of the Active Shooter. Hotels must be welcoming and friendly establishments as opposed to fortresses, and as such the industry is classified as a ‘soft target’ for this type of attack.
Event Summary: Hotel Security Briefing
On 13th March 2017, we hosted a Hotel Security Briefing at the Mövenpick Hotel JLT. The event served as a platform to discuss the current industry challenges around the globe, new technology and solutions, incident case studies and the sharing of best practice.
Hotel Security Assessments
With the increasing risks of criminal, cyber and terror attacks, as well as crisis and emergency situations, the hotel industry must ensure appropriate and effective application of hotel security measures that are balanced with a welcoming and accessible environment.
Hotels: Understanding the Risks
As a hotel owner, developer or operator, it is important to consider the safety and security of guests, staff and the property. The right technology, training and processes can help prevent an incident or limit the damage caused to your business if an incident does occur.
In the Spotlight: Lessons from Sousse
In this interview Claire McDonald, Restrata Senior Security Consultant explains what lessons can be learned following the attack and inquiry, and what can be done within the tourism and leisure industry in order to prevent such attacks in the future.
The Future of Incident Management
Incident management in the energy sector is desperate for change.
During this webinar, our panel of experts will discuss traditional, current and future approaches to incident management, and explore how to drive positive change in the energy sector.