About Southern Marine & Aviation

Southern Marine & Aviation is a marine insurance specialist headquartered in Houston, Texas. We have provided specialized Cargo, Project Cargo and Stock Throughput solutions to our clients for well over 50 years. Our longevity in the marine market and long standing managing general agent agreement with Lloyd’s of London means that we are a market leader for Cargo, Stock Throughput and related risks.

Our experienced and dedicated Underwriters provide a flexible approach and extensive product expertise.


Southen Marine and Aviation Overview

  • Ocean Marine Cargo
  • Inland Cargo
  • Stock Throughput
  • Inventory only
  • Delay in Start Up / Project Cargo
  • Terrorism (combined or standalone)
  • Fine Art
  • Marine Liabilities
  • Sea (including barges)
  • Air
  • Rail / Truck
  • Pipeline
  • On their own or a combination of some / all of the above
  • Limits available up to $100,000,000 and higher if required
  • Lloyd’s of London Security – ‘Strong’/’Excellent’ (S&P/AM Best)
  • Seamless Coverage throughout supply chain – “cradle to grave”
  • No Aggregation or Sub-Limit for Wind / Flood
  • Competitive ‘Flat’ USD Deductibles, especially for Wind / Flood
  • Large Limits for California Earthquake
  • Temperature-controlled goods
  • Local Claims Handling
  • Coverage available Worldwide
  • Electronic certificate issuance
  • Buyers’ and Sellers’ Contingent Coverage
  • Selling Price Valuation
  • Broad ‘All-Risks’ coverage – tailored to specific needs
  • Air Spares
  • Bulk Cargo - Also to include shortage/contamination
  • Clothing, Material, Cloth
  • Construction Projects / Materials
  • Distributors / Manufacturers
  • Foodstuffs
  • Forestry, Lumber, Pulp & Paper
  • General Merchandise
  • Importers / Exporters
  • Oil / Petrochemicals / Energy
  • Oil & Gas Equipment
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pipeline Cargo / Storage
  • Metals & Mining
  • Military Equipment
  • Technology, High-Tech, Electrical & Electronic Equipment
  • Traders
  • Wineries/Breweries