This utility raft is great for small jobs around the docks or boats. Great stable floating platform that is strong tough and easy to deal with. Cleats make for easy tie off locations. Non skid surface assures sturdy footing. Fits into back of pickup trucks for moving from place to place. It has a protective lip around the edge and the float is foam filled just in case the high density polyethylene (HDPE) were to get punctured.