Firm increases security for Port dispute

A British firm that is at the centre of an industrial dispute at Dublin Port has hired a private security company which also operates in Iraq to guard its site.

15th August, 2009

A British firm that is at the centre of an industrial dispute at Dublin Port has hired a private security company which also operates in Iraq to guard its site.

Marine Terminals Ltd (MTL) has hired Control Risks, an international security company whose services include armed protection in Baghdad, Kabul and other conflict zones. It is believed that most of its security workers are former British defence forces personnel, many of whom have a background...

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