A pair of Series 500 Admiral helm seats from leading ergonomic marine seating manufacturer Stidd Systems add practical comfort and style to the helm of Alucia, a 183’ former research vessel that has been rebuilt as a world-class exploration yacht.
Alucia, originally launched in 1974 as RV Nadir by the French government as a platform for marine science and research, is now exploring the world’s deepest oceans for DeepOcean Quest.
The Stidd Admiral helm seats aboard Alucia feature black UltraLeather upholstery and are finished in tough, baked-on black powdercoat. A tall telescoping pedestal, folding armrests, folding footrest and 40-degree reclining backrest provide STIDD’s legendary ergonomic comfort.
Offering superb comfort, quality and style, STIDD ergonomic marine seats are the brand of choice of leading naval architects, designers and builders for the pilothouse, salon, and flybridge. The unique and innovative features of Stidd seats are made possible by advanced design, proprietary engineering, a perfectionist's attention to detail, fit and finish and state of the art manufacturing methods.
Stidd seating provides anatomically correct, comfortable positioning and passive restraint for the functional marine environment. Strong, lightweight, corrosion-proof materials are integrated with easy to operate, multifunction adjustments and dynamic yet conservative appearance make STIDD seats the leading brand in their class and highest- rated in customer satisfaction.