Willard Marine is proud to be the only American manufacturer of Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) rescue boats. Our rescue boats have earned prestigious SOLAS certification from the U.S. Coast Guard by meeting their rigorous performance criteria and test specifications. Willard Marine SOLAS rescue boats are depended upon by passenger and car ferries, excursion vessels, marine research ships, the oil and gas industry and military agencies. When you need the safest, American-made rigid hull inflatable boat available, choose from Willard Marine’s line of SOLAS Rescue Boats below, or contact us to design and build one for your mission.
|SOLAS Boat||Length Overall*||Beam||Capacity||Construction|
|SOLAS 670||6.83m/22' 5"||2.70m/8' 8"||Up to 9 Persons||Fiberglass|
|SOLAS 590||5.87m/19' 3"||2.51m/8' 3"||Up to 6 Persons||Fiberglass|
|SOLAS 540||5.43m/17' 10"||2.51m/8' 3"||Up to 6 Persons||Fiberglass|
|SOLAS 490||4.90m/16' 1"||2.00m/6' 6"||Up to 6 Persons||Fiberglass|
For more about the U.S. Coast Guard approval of SOLAS Rescue Boats, visit http://www.uscg.mil/hq/cg5/cg5214/boatrb.asp
*Length Overall (LOA) is defined as the distance from the furthest bow appendage to the furthest stern appendage including the tube, collar or fendering; it does not include the propulsion system or optional features such as engine guards or swim steps. Published boat specifications contained herein can be adjusted to accommodate your mission type and desired boat design.