...Although presenting no new bench concepts per se at Passenger Terminal Cologne Vitra are presenting a new addition to their bench programme: the HAL bench featuring, unsurprisingly, the HAL seat shell by Jasper Morrison... Intended primarily as a solution for locations where space is at a premium, such as, for example, smaller regional airports, in comparison to the majority of other airport benches the HAL bench is leaner, slender, a more compact, less voluminous affair which exudes an uncomplicated elegance...
|Product type||Multi-purpose chair|
Dimensions in mm
|Material||Shell: batch-dyed polypropylene
Frame: tubular steel, chrome plated
|Variants||Optionally available with felt pads for hard floors or glides for carpets|
|Delivery includes||Complementing cushions available separately|
|Care||To clean, wiping with a damp cloth and a mild detergent is recommended.|
|Certificates & Sustainability||GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified
ISO 9001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems)
|Product family||HAL Collection
|Accessories||Soft Seats (Typ B)|
|Datasheet||Click for more information (ca. 1,6 MB).
The HAL Cantilever chair belongs to the Vitra HAL family, a collection of chairs designed by Jasper Morrison with the specific aim of meeting different requirements. Featuring a chrome plated tubular steel base and a batch-dyed polypropylene seat the Vitra cantilever is a robust chair which allows for a high level of sitting comfort in a wide range of positions. With the HAL Chair Collection Jasper Morrison designed a series of chairs that fit into everyday life in a simple, uncomplicated fashion; and in which sense the Vitra HAL Cantilever impresses through its easy, universal applicability. Whether as a dining chair, as seating in the living room or as an office chair in a home office the Vitra all-purpose chair is not only a practical and functional option but an aesthetically pleasing one.
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