74ft Hatteras USCG Certfied
SOLSTICE is a 1998 74' Hatteras motor yacht. In 2009 it was converted to a USCG Subchapter T Passenger Vessel for up to 49 passengers. DeJong and Lebet handled was responsible for engineering the modifications to the vessel so it would admeasure under 100 GRT with a registered length of under 65 feet. The boat deck was converted to a passenger deck with a new aft stair and rails were put around the decks in compliance with 46CFR. A collision bulkhead was added add all the vessel systems were updated to be in compliance with the regulations. The owners, Water Fantaseas, charter the vessel out of the Miami / Fort Lauderdale area. This is the second Hatteras motor yacht converted to USCG passenger service by DeJong and Lebet. The first, BLUE HORIZONS, operates in the Baltimore / Annapolis area.