The port of La Spezia lies at the head of the Gulf of la Spezia on Italy’s northwestern Liguria coast. It is Italy’s main naval station and arsenal, and it houses a navigation school. It is also a commercial seaport with busy shipyards. The port of La Spezia imports coal, oil, and natural gas. Industries in the port of La Spezia produce metal products, machinery, and refined petroleum
J. Gordon Consulting Engineers Ltd. was appointed to evaluate the existing security measures at the port and recommend improvements and changes to be done, In order to upgrade the port’s security systems which are supposed to confront the latest terror threats.