CRE Insurance Broking

Leading independent insurance broking and advisory firm focused on delivering market leading solutions and advice to companies operating within the construction, resources and energy (CRE) sectors.

CRE are the insurance partners of choice for some of Australia’s largest contractors, project owners and financiers. It is this real world experience that sets us apart from our peers, giving us the necessary capabilities to manage the most complex insurance solutions.

We assist industry to assess risks and opportunities to use working capital more efficiently. We measure appetite for risk, recommend bespoke solutions that meet your needs, and take your business into the global insurance market knowing proven methods for achieving superior structure and pricing outcomes.

Our brokers combine extensive industry expertise with a genuine desire to assist our clients to achieve their commercial goals. Our team will take a fresh look at your risks, help you see around corners’, consider all options, and work with you to make informed decisions on how best to protect and deploy capital and resources.

To get in touch with our highly experienced team about a bespoke insurance and risk transfer solution for your business, please contact us now.

Construction & Engineering

Resources & Mining

Energy & Production

We assist contractors to achieve their goals by providing bespoke risk protection and transfer solutions. Our specialist brokers have assisted some of the largest companies in Australia over a range of complex infrastructure projects including ports, industrial plants, large commercial and residential towers, prisons, roads, and bridges.

Today’s commercial environment carries a myriad of challenging risks that can cause litigation issues if improperly handled. Our experienced team has the real-world experience that makes a difference when working to assess and monitor these risks.

CRE facilitates the effective transfer of risk for companies across the Asia-Pacific, with special consideration given to risk tolerances, contractual and commercial obligations, market conditions, legal and project financing requirements. We understand that needs differ from client to client and so, we make sure we are well equipped to provide a range of comprehensive solutions.

If you would like to contact our construction and engineering specialists, please don’t hesitate to contact us now.

Resource owners, developers or contractors looking for comprehensive and cost effective risk protection solutions will benefit from a long term partnership with CRE. Our team can design bespoke insurance solutions for every aspect of your project, from initial exploration, development and production, drilling, engineering, contact mining, onshore and offshore operations.

As industry focused specialists, we work with resource and mining companies that are exposed to a unique risk profile- from raising capital and new investment projects to dealing with unforeseen natural hazards and their aftermath. With the extensive real world experience of our brokers, we will develop the right insurance solution for your operations.

The importance of receiving advice from experts with the ability to assess, identify and transfer key strategic and commercial risks into the global market could make all the difference to your project’s success. Our broking teams put in the time to understand the intricacies of your business, its objectives, exposures and commercial requirements, enabling them to develop the best solution to meet your unique requirements.

To speak to one of our resources and mining experts about developing an insurance or a risk transfer plan for your project, please contact us now.

Power and energy companies face significant and wide-ranging risks. A rig accident or oil spill can have very significant environmental and reputational impacts. Power blackouts due to aging infrastructure, weather, and human error can cause severe interruption to supply. Increasing political and social unrest may present additional challenges while local regulation poses challenges for production and distribution.

Our team can assist to navigate these challenges. We advise you on risk and insurance issues impacting operational and financial success throughout the value chain. We help you to succeed by reducing your total cost of risk, managing volatility, and providing advice and solutions that help enable you to invest confidently for the future.

The energy sector is complex and full of potential pitfalls for industry participants. Our experts provide bespoke solutions to ensure key exposures are identified and managed, prior to developing your overall risk transfer solution.

Whether your focus is exploration, construction, production, or refining and marketing — single-location operations, new projects, or a diverse portfolio of integrated assets — our energy experts offer tailored risk management solutions.

At CRE, we deal with all kinds of different companies working in both the private and public sectors. Our ongoing ability to create and deliver cost effective, innovative and professional insurance solutions is what is driving us towards being recognised as a leader in risk transfer and insurance.

To speak to our specialists about our cost-effective insurance and risk transfer solutions for the energy or production sector, please contact us now.


Our People

Our growing team has extensive experience serving the needs of companies across the construction, resources, and energy sectors. With capabilities spanning across Australia, we manage, service and advise businesses throughout all Australian states and territories.

We know the future of our business relies heavily on our people, and to that end, we are significantly invested in attracting and maintaining motivated, talented, and highly-skilled experts into the business. Our strong focus on continuous professional development ensures the highest levels of servicing standards are maintained.

Our people have worked with some of the largest companies in Australia, across a wide range of infrastructure projects from roads and bridges to power stations and mining operations. With a solid grounding in the fundamentals of insurance risk management for contractors, principals, and government, we have a unique depth of experience in terms of risk identification, insurance negotiation, and placement for all types of complex risk transfer programs for both the public and private sectors.

As industry focused specialists, we have a growing market presence and longstanding relationships with many of the industry’s key insurance carriers, with the ability to offer our clients a wide range of quality options sourced from both the local and international insurance markets.

Street Address:

Suite 11-13, Level 2
300 Pacific Highway
Crows Nest NSW 2065

Postal Address:

PO Box 986
Crows Nest NSW 1585