Marine Hull
Marine insurance for today’s risks. XL Catlin offers marine hull insurance coverage for special exposures as well as standard risks.

Product details


USD 150 million per vessel absolute maximum line/USD75 million normal maximum line with scaled regional variations


XL Catlin’s marine hull insurance covers all sizes of vessel from the largest tankers and containerships to small craft and yachts. We protect ocean-going vessels worldwide against risks such as physical damage and collision liability. 

Our appetite – ocean going vessels 
– Physical damage
– Collision liability (ocean-going vessels)
– Sue and labor

Client Profiles

Owners and managers of vessels trading on both a global or restricted navigation basis

Typical Information Required

– XL Catlin Marine Hull Questionnaire
– Vessel crewing and flagging
– Management and maintenance records of the vessels with a complete list of all vessel details
– Five-year loss and premium history
– Full claims history, including vessels sold or lost

Benefits & Services

– Worldwide capabilities
– Global claims network supporting our marine insurance clients
– Underwriting and Claims leadership expertise

Limits On Product

For Australia: $25,000,000 vs $100,000,000

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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