Mr Richard Battrick  

Mr Richard Battrick

MSc, MPA, CEng, FSOE, FIExpE, FSEE

Maritime Security, Defence & Explosives Safety Consultant

Maritime
Better Risk
2 Farrows Barn
Lidsey Road
CHICHESTER
West Sussex
PO20 3SU
Maritime security and defence (UK Govt. Security Clearance (SC)). Explosive safety and ordnance management and on land and in the marine environment. Underwater Explosive Ordnance (EO) and Maritime Counter Improvised Explosive Devices (C-IED) (IMAS 09.60).

International and National Mine Action Standards (IMAS/NMAS).
Rules of Engagement (RoE) and Rules for the use of force (RUF) - military and commercial.
Compliance and regulatory frameworks for defence security and ordnance
management.
Offshore Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) risk mitigation design, specification, licensing and disposal equipment procurement (CIRIA C-754).
International Human Rights (IHR) compliance and management systems for private security providers (ISO 28000, ISO 28007, ISO 18788 and ANSI/ASIS PSC.1 and 2).

Richard has over 30 years of British operational military and commercial senior management experience as a project director, including registration as a chartered engineer and CEng mentor for the explosives institute, leading change and implementing strategic business improvement for security related business activities.

With a commercial career focused on ISO standardization (Quality/Environment/OH&S/BCMS/ISMS certified Lead Auditor), UK defence standards, training and UKAS conformity assessments (ISO 17021 series, ISO17025 and ISO 17020).

The company is a board member of the UK Explosive Sector Standard Setting Body (SSB) for National Occupational Standards (NOS) and a former industry advisor to the UK All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for explosives and weapons.

GICHD Technical Expert: Legal efficiency and contract management advisor, IMAS/NMAS technical author and member of the underwater expert focus group.

OSCE Technical Expert: Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW), Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) and combating human trafficking.

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