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​​​​Oil, gas, petrochemical and chemical facilities present both significant and specialized, complex exposures involving potential severity well beyond most other industries. Liberty Mutual Canada's dedicated team of underwriters, risk engineers and claims managers have the industry insight, experience, and expertise to provide tailored insurance solutions and worldwide coverage with up to USD $150 million capacity.

Coverage for a wide range of occupancies:

We cover Property All Risk, Machinery Breakdown, and Business Interruption, specially designed for Canadian clients with plant and equipment assets located in Canada and worldwide, in the following occupancies.

Oil / Gas/ Petrochemicals / Chemicals:

• Petroleum refineries ​
• Ethylene and various petrochemical production plants
• Pipelines, compressor and pump stations
• terminals and tankage
• gas processing plants
•  onshore drilling rigs
• LPG and LNG facilities
• Industrial chemicals and gases; gas storage
• Ammonia/Methanol/Fertilizer plants
• Ethanol/Biofuel production



Richard OrtnerVice President, Energy & Construction62 Ortner.jpgToronto, ON Richard Ortner has a specialized knowledge of the unique exposures presented by oil and gas, petrochemical, power generation, and construction risks. This strong knowledge of technical risk and the Canadian marketplace coupled with a broader global view gives Richard a unique perspective. “I’ve come to appreciate that no two insurance clients or programs are alike, and they all deserve specialized attention and a personalized, flexible, and innovative approach in order to develop an insurance solution that is right for each of them,” says Richard, who manages Liberty Mutual Canada’s Energy and Construction property insurance business written in the Toronto office, and oversees Liberty’s energy and construction product lines in Canada. Richard brings over 25 years of experience in the energy, construction, and property insurance business to his role. In addition to taking a customized approach with each client, he notes his team is also willing to support clients throughout the market cycle. “We always help them find an innovative solution – our clients appreciate our consistency and the longevity of our relationships,” he says.​416.307.5188Richard.Ortner@Libertymutual.com Profiles/DispForm.aspx?ID=62Richard Ortner





Oil, Gas, Petrochemicals & Chemicals