Inflatable Tender, manufactured by marine
professionals, providing a Rigid Inflatable Boat, for commercial use to
ensure safety and easy handling.
Tender is usually used to transport and service passengers on
luxury yacht and ocean going liners from ship to shore or excursions to
small islands while on ocean cruises. An Inflatable Tender provides support
and entertainment to a private or charter luxury yacht, also known as an
'Inflatable Tender', usually a rigid-hulled inflatable boat.
Luxury Inflatable Tender are
often rigid-hulled inflatable boats (RIB) which features cushioned
inflatable rubber inner tubes around its fiberglass hull that serves to
protect the yacht when in close contact on the water. Other types of
Inflatable Tender include inflatable boats, which are could be made of
synthetic rubber or plastic and used as Inflatable
Interestingly many cruise liner passengers are somewhat
confused when they are advised that their on land tour is scheduled as
docked or tender, expressions used to advise the passengers whether or not
the ship will go into the harbour. If the schedule says tender, then while
at sea you will go to a tender platform to board an Inflatable Tender.
Tender are also constructed as center console boats, and
include rigid inflatable boats (RIB's) which are usually constructed from
materials such as fiberglass, wood, steel or aluminum with inflatable
synthetic rubber or plastic sponsons as well as multifunctional dinghies
that have also recently become available as Inflatable
These unsinkable dinghies can be rowed, motored powered,
or sailed, and they also function as proactive lifeboats. Inflatable Tender
are usually powered by outboard motor engines or inboard engines using
either petrol/gasoline or diesel. They use either propellers or more
recently impellers as utilized by water jet boats.
A recent addition to luxury Inflatable Tender is the small personal
hovercraft, such as the Hov Pod, which can also drive onto beaches or up
ramps, to carry passengers on land.
Tender like other types of ship's tender are often used
commercially to transport supplies and personnel from the main ship to a
point at sea to carry our tasks such as welding, delivery of workers or
materials required to undertake work on the ocean, accordingly the tenders
are used as to carry personnel or materials
In recent years there has been increased development in the luxury yacht
tender market. There is now greater importance given to whether a yacht
includes a large tender which boasts all the latest features. Private
yachts are being built with stern garages to house the tender and other
associated 'water toys' with Powerful davits for lifting heavy tenders.
There are many companies which specialize in the design,
construction and distribution of luxury Inflatable Tender. One of
the more established, and well known, suppliers for production and semi
production tenders include ASIS Recreational Boats with their range of
Inflatable Tender starting at 2.8 metre model and progressing to 3.1 and
These tenders give a fast dry ride and are exceptionally
high performance craft considering that higher performance engines can be
used on these craft than would usually be considered. This yacht tender is
extremely light, easy to manhandle when required and disassembles easily
for safe storage on board if required.
There is an increasing trend towards large custom
tenders such as limousines, landing craft and chase boats being called for
by Luxury Yacht owners as there is a large established tender industry with
Inflatable Tender also being used by those who do not own or use
yachts, but wish to enjoy their tender as a leisure and recreational
Where to buy Inflatable Tender!
Found the tender boat that you want?
For Inflatable Tender and a craft to meet your needs
please feel free to visit the ASIS Commercial
Boats site it will enable you to clearly understand the steps involved
in the custom design process. This provider of Inflatable Tender is much
more than a boat manufacturer and is keen to show you what it is that will
put your Inflatable Tender in a league ahead of the rest.
Once you have chosen your Inflatable Tender, you will then be able to
choose from a range of optional extras to customise the boat to your