Welcome to KOG International, Inc.
KOG International, Inc. is one of the premier construction surety bond brokers in the Northeast region. We have accomplished this through a proven track record of providing small and medium sized contractors with professional bond service. KOG International, Inc. makes sure that your bond needs are met so that your business plan can succeed. Our unique market position and focus on “Surety Only” has enabled us to negotiate the largest bond programs and lowest bond rates for our clients. Utilizing both standard and specialized surety companies, KOG International, Inc. is able to provide bonds to contractors at all levels of the marketplace when other agents cannot.
The SBA Surety Bond Guarantee Program was developed to provide small, minority and disadvantaged contractors access to surety bonds. The Bond Guarantee Program is sponsored and endorsed by the U.S. Small Business Administration. KOG International, Inc. is the largest agent in the Northeast region for the SBA program.
KOG International, Inc. can provide bid, performance & payment bonds for construction projects up to $450,000 based on personal credit scores. We can also provide aggregate bond lines of $500,000 with minimal paperwork. Acceptance into these programs can be accomplished within 48 hours of receiving our 2-page application.
KOG International, Inc. is committed to working with insurance agents to help place their clients bond business. Whether your agency has in-house surety capabilities and needs an outlet for hard to place bonds or your agency has no surety markets, KOG can help. Please click here to request more information and commission rates.
The bid bond guarantees that if the contractor is low bidder they will supply a performance & payment bond to the owner.
The performance bond guarantees that the contractor will complete the work in accordance with their contract and specifications.
The payment bond guarantees that the contractor will pay their subs and suppliers as agreed on the bonded project. This bond also guarantees that lower tier sub contractors and suppliers will be paid. The payment bond protects the obligee from liens being put on the project.