Construction & Engineering Treaty and Facultative Reinsurance
XL Catlin provides flexible, tailored construction and engineering reinsurance coverages on a treaty and facultative basis as a leader or follower.

Reinsurance Type:
Treaty: Pro rata (quota share & surplus); excess of loss (on both losses occurring and risks attaching during) and aggregate covers, coverage/treaty limits on sum insured basis or Probable Maximum Loss (PML) basis.

Facultative: Pro rata or Excess of Loss

Typical Ceding Company:
We provide capacity on a worldwide basis to cedants/clients with local, regional and global risk portfolios.

Our portfolio appetite will include the following classes:

  • Construction/Contractors All Risks (CAR)
  • Engineering/Erection All Risks (EAR)
  • Advanced Loss of Profits (ALOP) / Delay in Start Up (DSU)
  • Third Party Liability in connection with CAR/EAR
  • Machinery Breakdown/Business Interruption, Industrial All Risk
  • Operational Risk for Energy
  • Contractor’s Plant and Equipment
  • Computer & Electronic Equipment
  • Deterioration of Stock
  • Inherent Defect Insurance/Decennial Insurance

Our experience is broad, including but not limited to projects in the following sectors:

  • Commercial and industrial construction projects (hospitals, hotels, office, manufacturing, residential, retail, schools, warehouses)
  • Infrastructure/civil works (airports, bridges, electrical, pipelines, railway lines, roads, telecommunications)
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power generation - fossil fuel, hydroelectric plants, nuclear plants, renewables
  • Transportation
  • Industrial plants (food, cement, pulp & paper)

Territorial coverage: Worldwide

Our dedicated underwriters strive to be open to new ideas, concepts and innovative ways for the design of engineering & construction treaties & facultative risks.

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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