Bringing expertise, capacity and strength to insure complex industries

For over 40 years, Starr Technical Risks (Starr Tech) has been a market leader in providing insurance, fronting, claims, and loss control services to highly specialized energy-related and technical industries such as oil and gas, petrochemical, chemical, and power generation industries. Several years ago, we expanded our scope to encompass many other complex occupancies; including pharmaceuticals, electronics, steel, foundries, metal working, pulp and paper and other specialized process industries. We have made it our business to understand yours.

Our in-depth knowledge and innovative approach has allowed us to make a property market available for most operations, no matter how difficult or challenging the exposures. We have the ability to manage large exposures commonly associated with complex industrial risks.

Our experience, in-depth technical expertise, capacity, strength, creativity and stability have made us a consistent market leader.

Target Risks
Oils & Petrochemicals
  • Refining
  • Petrochemical Plants
  • Natural Gas & Product Pipelines
  • Petroleum Bulk Products, Stations & Terminals
  • LNG & LPG Peak Shaving Plants
  • Lubricating Oil & Grease Plants
  • Lease Properties
  • Fuel & Fuel Oil Dealers
  • Underground Storage Caverns

Power Generation & Utilities
  • Fossil Fueled Power
  • Hydroelectric Power
  • Cogeneration
  • Merchant Power
  • Electric, Gas, Water & Sewage

Mining & Processing
  • Coal
  • Iron, Copper, Lead & Zinc Ores
  • Kaolin & Ball Clay
  • Potash, Soda & Borate Materials
  • Other Non-Metallic Minerals

Chemical Manufacturing / Plants
  • Industrial Organic & Inorganic Chemicals
  • Industrial Gases
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Paints, Lacquers, Enamels & Varnishes
  • Plastics & Resins
  • Nitrogenous & Phosphoric Fertilizers
  • Cellulose Man-Made & Synthetic Fibers
  • Cement
  • Detergents, Soaps, Cosmetics & Fragrances
  • Electrothermal & Photographic Chemicals
  • Ethanol-Related Industries
  • Sugar Refining

Process Industry
  • Pulp & Paper Mills
  • Paper Carton, Container & Other Paper Products Manufacturing
  • Steel, Aluminum & Basic Metals Mills
  • Electronics-Manufacture, Assembly or Use of Computer Chips, Semi-Conductors & Related Electronic Equipment

Exploration & Production
  • Fixed Platforms
  • Floating Production Storage Offloading Vessels
  • Sub-sea Production Systems
  • Mobile Drilling Rigs
  • Pipelines
  • Oilfield Equipment
  • Land Rigs
Coverages Available
  • Property Damage
  • Business Interruption
  • Builders Risk
  • Boiler & Machinery
Loss Control
  • Property and Machinery Breakdown Risk Assessments
  • Builders Risk Monitoring and Risk Assessments
  • Certified Jurisdictional Object Inspections
  • Plan Reviews
  • Water Supply Testing and Analysis
  • Impairment Management
  • Worldwide Coverage
Starr Technical Risks (Starr Tech) is a marketing name for products and services offered by Starr Underwriting Agency, Inc., a member of Starr Insurance. The coverages described in this document are only a brief description of available insurance coverage. It is intended for general information purposes only and does not provide any guidance regarding specific coverage available or any claim made thereunder. Any policy described herein will contain limitations, exclusions and termination provisions. Not all coverages are available in all jurisdictions. For costs and complete details of specific policy coverage, please contact an insurance professional by sending an email to the address provided above.