Marine Hull & Machinery

At a time when the Hull & Machinery market is unsettled, Arch is looking to provide stability and long-term partnerships with our UK regional brokers.

Product Detail

Our Marine Hull & Machinery product targets UK commercial vessel owners and operators. Our appetite includes fleets and singletons trading around the UK and Western Europe. We also offer cover for marine vessel construction including both commercial and pleasure craft.

We understand vessel operators undertake a variety of different marine roles, own different vessel types meaning one solution does not always fit all. Standard cover based on recognised marine market clauses provides all the key features customers expect.

Key Features

  • Quick response to enquiries.
  • Use of recognised marine market wordings, such as institute clauses.
  • Cover for physical damage, GA, salvage, sue and labour. 
  • Vessel construction includes cover during sea-trials and the costs of completing a launch.  
  • Cover may be available for Protection & Indemnity and Loss of Hire. 
  • Appetite for values up to £5m per vessel and P&I up to £10m.
  • Risk management solutions can be made available.
  • In-house claims service.

Target Market

  • Work/supply and wind farm support vessels.
  • Pilot boats and harbour craft.
  • Search & rescue, police and training craft.
  • Fish-farm workboats.
  • Tug and barge operations.
  • Sight-seeing/angling trip boats.
  • Survey/scientific vessels.
  • Small cargo vessels.
  • Ferries and water-taxis.
  • Vessel construction including yachts in recognised boat-building yards.

Contact Us

Stephen Loader

Marine Underwriter

+44 (0)162 258 4325

[email protected]

Paul Hanson

Marine Underwriter

+44 (0)162 258 4322

[email protected]

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