We offer innovative solutions for all the classes of Marine insurance

These days, many might view marine insurance as something of a commodity product, but there is real value for the shipping industry if cover can be sourced that is flexible against the full range of potential risks, is competitively priced, and can be set up rapidly and relied on to pay promptly in the event of a claim.

Our roots in the marine market date back to 1797 and, with relationships going back many years, our team of around 20 experts has an in-depth understanding of our clients’ needs.

We focus on people, not products, listening to what you want and responding to your requirements.

Should claims arise, our experienced claims team can help deal with any issues and negotiate the prompt settlement of claims.

Areas of Expertise

  • Hull & Machinery
  • P&I and FD&D
  • Charterers’ Liability – including slot chartering
  • Loss of Hire
  • Through Transit Coverage
  • Business Interruption
  • War Risks
  • Piracy / Kidnap & Ransom
  • Cargo including general, bulk, food and specialised
  • Shipowners’ Liability to Cargo
  • Specialist cover for ports, terminals and stevedoring operations
  • Specialist cover including Strike and Delay, Banking, Political Risks and BI

Key Features

  • Part of the Marine market since 1797
  • Flexible, comprehensive and competitively priced cover
  • Personal service from a team of experts
  • Wide range of areas of expertise
  • Access to worldwide insurance markets
  • Prompt claims settlements

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Marine Cargo

Our extensive knowledge and expertise enable us to deliver on our first priority – our clients' needs. Tony Pryce, Chairman and Managing Director
Tony Pryce Chairman and Managing Director

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Martin Tye Claims Director

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David Conley Director

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Ian George Director

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Paul Cole Director

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