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Marine Insurance

The marine sector is vital to the world’s transportation industry but it faces shifting risks that need to be identified and managed. This is why experience matters and the right marine insurance counts.


At Gallagher, our team has extensive sector knowledge – from placing the builder’s risk insurance for the world’s highest value vessel, to acting as the largest broker for leased containers and insuring more than 60 ports and terminals globally.

As one of the leading marine specialists operating in London, the UK and internationally, we are equally experienced in designing and placing programmes for stand-alone or niche marine and transit exposures.

As we are committed to delivering solutions that provide optimal cover at a competitive price, you can also rely on us during the management and settlement of claims.

No matter what your requirements, you will find that our team will endeavour to create and manage a programme of cover that protects you and your business.

Areas of expertise include:
  • Hull and machinery
  • War Risks
  • Protection and Indemnity
  • Marine Liability
  • Cargo and Stock Throughput
  • Ports and Terminals
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Containers

For further information about our areas of expertise, please click on the links in the key products and services section below.


We service some of the largest marine insurance placements in the market but are equally adept at designing and placing programmes for stand-alone or niche exposures.