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Picking up the Tempo

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Comfort and Functionality 

The NBA Playoffs are well underway, making it the perfect time to showcase this remarkable project completed for the Atlantic Division Champions; Toronto Raptors. The BioSteel Centre is a State-of-the-Art basketball practice facility designed to make the Raptors one of the NBA’s elite.  The project included the incredible Guernsey Architectural Firm, and the expertise of Borgo Contract Seating.   The Tempo is the most elegant fixed seating solution on the market; a timeless design, upholstered in fine Italian leather makes these chairs fit for a king.

The wood details on the Tempo are custom stained to match the accent wood pieces found throughout the facility, tying the space together. Professional athletes typically do not fall within the 5th and 95th percentile when dealing with furniture. Chairs can often be too narrow, and seat heights too low. To ensure these seats fit just right, these seats were custom designed specifically for the needs of the Toronto Raptors, allowing for the likes of the 7 Footer, Jonas Valanciunas, to be able to watch endless hours of tape in unsurpassed comfort. Of course, cupholders were added for a convenient place to keep their BioSteel sports drink.


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ISO 14001 certified

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What does it mean, and why should you care?

Not to brag, but we are all pretty happy about achieving this prestigious ISO 14001 certification and pairing it with our Ameri-Green certification. This means, that our Eco-Friendly processes and practices abide by the international standards of being environmentally safe. We at Borgo take every effort to reduce our carbon footprint on the environment in our everyday operations.

To Learn more about our environmental practices and policies, click here.

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Back to school

Project deadlines just got way more comfortable!

Create functional and comfortable spaces for students in your school that help foster creativity and inspire young minds. As technology becomes more mobile furniture has become as well. The addition of casters to Borgo lounge pieces allow for students to easily adapt a space to meet their needs. Swing away tablets, and power create inviting spaces for students to work, as featured in our Naxos and Cameron families.

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