Hull and War

We provide a wide range of cover for the marine sector, including: cruise ships, oil tankers, gas carriers, bulk carriers, container vessels, tugs and supply vessels, as well as more specialist craft such as private mega yachts.

The scope of the hull and machinery coverage can include: all risks or named perils, increased value, loss of hire and loss of earnings, specialist craft extension, mortgagees’ interest, builders’ risks and towage risks. We also provide coverage for war and associated perils.

Marine Liability

We cover all main liability areas, including: charterer’s, shipbuilding and repairs, offshore energy, marine employer’s, pollution, umbrella and excess liabilities.

Ports and Terminals

We provide leading packaged solutions for the diverse requirements of the ports and terminals sector, including: marine and non-marine property, business interruption, legal and contractual liability and removal of wreck and clean-up costs.


We provide coverage for general specie, fine art and exhibitions, jewellers block, armoured car, bullion and cash in transit, vault risks and precious metals.


Our extensive expertise includes all aspects of cargo and goods in transit for both physical damage and liability.

As well as general cargo, we also underwrite: bulk oil, soft and hard commodities, frozen foodstuffs and project cargoes (including coverage for delayed start up). We have an online system for Freight Forwards Shippers’ Interest and can also provide coverage for their legal liability.

Maximum Line Size

Cargo and Transit USD $50m | Project Cargo USD $50m