Ahrend Balance

Ahrend Balance fits seamlessly into the rich design tradition of Ahrend. The slenderness of the design, the stable construction and the clever integration of innovative elements and usability make this a classic Ahrend range. Ahrend has created a new standard in the field of workplaces by incorporating our vision of a circular economy and agile working.

Basic model


  • Steel frame and legs with aluminium leg coupling
  • Powder coated legs in C-shape, L-shape, duo and slab versions
  • Patented coupling mechanisms of legs and tabletops for fully adjustable benches
  • Available in 11 different coloured lacquers and four trend coulours
  • 18 mm Monotop or 12 mm Ciranol tabletops
  • Patented quick fix system in the tabletop

Timeless sustainable design

  • Slender design and stable construction
  • Cradle to Cradle Silver CertifiedTM
  • Monotop tabletop with laser edge. Standard with non-toxic lacquers

Innovative usability

  • More than 1 million configurations available within three simple steps
  • Easy to (dis)assemble tabletop due to patented ‘quick fix’ system
  • Sophisticated cable management

Healthy and agile working

  • Complies with and exceeds all applicable ergonomic standards
  • Modular and adjustable to all working methods; from collaborative to concentrated
  • Provides solutions for working in both sitting and standing positions which stimulates healthy, creative and productive working

Marck Haans

Marck Haans was born in 1962. From 1982 to 1988 he studied at the Royal Academy of Art and Design in Den Bosch. Immediately after that, he followed a course at the Design Academy in Eindhoven.

In 1989 he started as a designer at Brabantia where he designed various products for the consumer market. In 1994 he switched to contract furniture and various other projects, he has since 2010 been employed by Ahrend production St. Oedenrode.



  • Fixed height at 74 cm
  • Height adjustable (62-88 cm) with foldaway crank handle or pin adjustment
  • Height adjustable (62-88 cm sit-sit) with a foldaway crank
  • Electrically height adjustable (62-88 cm sit-sit and 65-130 cm sit-stand) using a switch on top of or underneath the tabletop
  • Variety in tabletop shapes and sizes
  • Two-legged tabletop depths: 80, 90 and 100 cm
  • Conference tables with tabletop power
  • Sliding tabletop
  • Sophisticated cable management attached to frame


Adjustable section

  • European norm EN 527-1 and NPR 1813: 65-85 cm and 65-130 cm (sit-stand)
  • Ahrend Balance: 62-88 cm and 65-130 cm (sit-stand)

Ergonomic norm

  • NEN-EN 527-1,2 and 3
  • NPR 1813
  • CE verklaring
  • GS Zeichen
  • Ansi Bifma M7.1


  • With anti-collision function avoiding damage to the table or user
  • Acoustic panels
  • Tabletop power
  • Ahrend PuK wireless smartphone charger
  • Clean desk drawer
  • Flos Kelvin led lamp with tabletop access
  • CPU- holders and (dynamic) monitor arms
  • Matching storage units

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