Article No. 1104 24 WALNUT

First built for use on submarines in 1944, the Navy Chair has been in continuous production ever since. With the famous 77 step Process, our craftsmen take soft, recycled aluminum, hand form and weld it- then temper it for strength. Finally, the chair is anodized for a durable finish. We guarantee the Navy Chairs for life.

Price $ 1 165.00

Add To My Selection

Share, Print or Make an Enquiry about your favourite Emeco products.

Technical Specifications

Width W: 18"
Depth D: 19.5"
Height H: 37"
Seat Height SH: 24"
Weight 11lb
Download Brochure Download
Download 2D PDF Download
Download Rivet Download
Download 3D CAD Download
Download Revit family Download
Download Test Certificate Download

Emeco on U.S Navy ships

Emeco was originally founded following a collaborative project with Alcoa to develop a seaworthy chair for submarines and warships. The Navy chairs are impervious to corrosion, non magnetic, lightweight and most importantly incredibly strong - attributes of aluminum that we have now grown to appreciate and love. By the end of the 1950's Emeco aluminum chairs outfitted all famous U.S Navy Ships and submarines including the first nuclear submarine, Nautilus. Emeco also worked hand-in-hand with the…

Read More

2009 - Tuyomyo by Gehry for Hereditary Disease Foundation

History Image

In 2009, Emeco and Frank Gehry collaborated on a one of a kind sculptural object, The Tuyomyo Bench. Named from the Spanish word for Yours and Mine, the Tuyomyo measured three meters long, weighing only 122 pounds, crafted using 80% recycled aluminum. “The form has to be free and light. It must be…

Read More
after 111 NAVY® CHAIR

Aluminum at Emeco

Material Image

Aluminum is the most abundant of metals in a mineral called Bauxite. It is non-magnetic, it resists corrosion, and it has good reflective abilities. It also holds the ability to easily be recycled, repurposed, and reused. Approximately 75% of aluminum produced since 1888 is still in use today.

Since 1944, Emeco has been manufacturing and designing chairs built from 80% recycled aluminum. Of this recycled content, half comes from post-industrial waste (manufacturing scrap) and half comes from post-consumer waste (soft drink cans). Other chairs made from virgin aluminum have an energy density that is 17 times higher than that of Emeco chairs. Emeco all-aluminum chairs are 100% recyclable. But…

Read More