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Marine Hull Insurance

Marine insurance for today’s risks. AXA XL Insurance 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


AXA’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

  • AXA 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

The information contained herein is intended for informational purposes only. It’s is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Insurance coverage in any particular case will depend upon the type of policy in effect, the terms, conditions and exclusions in any such policy, and the facts of each unique situation. No representation is made that any specific insurance coverage would apply in the circumstances outlined herein. Please refer to the individual policy forms for specific coverage details. AXA XL is a division of AXA Group providing products and services through four business groups: AXA XL Insurance, AXA XL Reinsurance, AXA XL Art & Lifestyle and AXA XL Risk Consulting. In the US, the AXA XL insurance companies are: AXA Insurance Company, Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company and T.H.E. Insurance Company. In Canada, coverages are underwritten by XL Specialty Insurance Company - Canadian Branch and AXA Insurance Company - Canadian branch. Coverages may also be underwritten by Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003. Coverages underwritten by Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are placed on behalf of the member of Syndicate #2003 by Catlin Canada Inc. Lloyd’s ratings are independent of AXA Group. Not all of the insurers do business in all jurisdictions nor is coverage available in all jurisdictions.

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