Some dive boats operate as liveaboards in an overnight vessel or day dive vessel.
They can be constructed from GRP, steel, or Aluminium.
The faster day dive boats operate at 20 knots and are usually in the lighter materials to achieve speed.
Some operators convert ferries to day dive platforms in the catamaran style to take advantage of deck space for dive operations.
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