Ocean Marine Insurance

Houston, TX Ocean Marine Insurance Coverage & Broker Services

Ocean Vessel

Luxury Yacht

We connect clients to the strongest insurers carrier for cargo, hull, liabilities and luxury yacht. Get access to a carriers with in-house risk control and claim expertise, as well as P&C capabilities to address your non-marine exposures.

Let us provide you with a total insurance solution.

Top level carriers monitor the ever-changing landscape of the ocean marine industry to stay in step with your needs. Let us connect you to one of the strongest companies in the marketplace today, and get you the Ocean Marine coverage you need.

We specialize in providing insurance solutions for the following industry segments:

  • Ocean cargo
  • Marine services suppliers
  • Marine transportation providers
  • Marine contractors
  • Luxury yacht

Cargo Ship at port

If you are buying or selling goods overseas, it's important to have the right insurance company helping to protect your interests. Insurance solutions for importers, exporters, manufacturers, commodities traders and freight forwarders.

Insurance for shipments of new merchandise

Coverage for international shipments of new merchandise transported by sea or air. To minimize the risk of coverage gaps due to product and shipment changes, a broad range of coverage extensions are available, including concealed damage, shortage from container, control of damaged goods and consolidation.

Examples of commodities insured include:

  • Chemicals (bulk or packaged)
  • Food products (wheat, grain, rice)
  • Machinery
  • Metals
  • Ores & concentrates
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Refrigerated goods
  • Cargo special policy issuance

Overseas coverage for U.S. companies

Coverage is available for U.S.-based companies with:

Export of products and/or services outside the U.S.

Manufacturing operations outside the U.S.

Employees traveling or permanently based outside the U.S.

Shipyard

With many marine and non-marine exposures facing the maritime industry, you need to have adequate coverage. Clients may need a combination of ocean marine with property and casualty coverages to protect their business.

We have insurance solutions for companies that provide marine services on or around the waterfront, including:

  • Boat dealers and manufacturers
  • Marinas
  • Ship repairers
  • Shipyards
  • Stevedores
  • Terminal operators
  • Vessel charterers
  • Wharfingers

Product offerings include:

  • Marine liabilities and marine general liability (MGL) includes coverage for products and completed operations liability for work performed
  • Insurance for boat repairers provides coverages for boat repairers with gross receipts up to $1 million
  • Bumbershoot marine umbrella provides excess liability protection over both marine and non-marine coverages, and can include auto liability, general liability, and employers liability
  • Hull insurance and watercraft liability protects vessel owners against physical damage to the ship and legal liability
  • Property and casualty coverages, including property, auto, crime, and business interruption

Transportation service providers face many marine and non-marine exposures during daily operations. Keep your business moving in the right direction with the right coverage program.

We can create tailored insurance solutions for maritime businesses, such as:

  • Charter boats
  • Crew/supply boats
  • Excursion vessels
  • Ferries
  • Research vessels
  • Sightseeing vessels
  • Tugs and barges
  • Workboats

Tug Boat

Marine construction

Many potential exposures exist for marine contractors when engaging in commercial and residential construction activities on and around the waterfront.

We can create solutions for marine contractors that perform a wide variety of jobs, including:

  • Wharf and bulkhead construction
  • Breakwater and riprap construction
  • Harbor and marina construction
  • Bridge maintenance and repair

Get luxury yacht insurance designed to meet the unique insurance needs of owners of pleasure craft with hull values of $250,000 to $50 million.

Superior levels of protection as well as exceptional service from experienced ocean marine specialist carriers.

Professionally-crewed yachts program designed to fit the unique requirements of vessels valued from $1 million to $50 million.

Owner-operated yachts designed for vessels valued from $250,000 to $1 million.

Specific vessel types include:

  • Trawlers
  • Custom/semi-custom sportfish
  • "Down east" boats
  • Long range cruisers

Coverages for both products include:

  • Captain/crew coverage
  • Personal property coverage for you and your guests
  • Automatic coverage for tenders carried on board
  • Marina as additional insured

Both products offer favorable deductible terms, including:

  • Reduced deductible after a loss-free initial term

Deductible waived for:

  • Collision caused by another vessel
  • Fire not originating from your yacht
  • Provable manufacturer's defect
  • Loss resulting from assisting another vessel in imminent danger

No deductible for:

  • Tenders carried on board
  • Navigational electronic equipment
  • Personal property (for you, your guests and the crew)
  • Emergency towing

Luxury Yacht

Luxury yacht

We can help you get the right coverage right away.
Call us at 713-568-2465 or use the form below.