In 1944, Wilton Carlyle Dinges founded the Electrical Machine and Equipment Company (Emeco) in Hanover Pennsylvania utilizing the skills of local craftsman. During WWII the U.S government gave him a big assignment, make chairs that could withstand water, salt air and sailors. Make chairs lightweight and make them strong, build them for a lifetime. Aluminum was the obvious choice, engineered for practical purposes, designed by real people.
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PLEASE WAIT to be SEATED is a young Danish design company founded in 2014 by Thomas Ibsen. The idea was quite clear from the beginning, we wanted to build a great design brand, based on our passion for shapes, architecture, and legacy of the previous Danish masters.