Burger Boat Co.

Manitowoc, WI
# of Employees: 268
Specialty: Custom yachts

Category: Architectural Millwork

Project: “Sycara IV”

Materials: This luxury yacht features raised panel walls of book-matched Madrone burl with Maccassar ebony inlays and Paduak mouldings, mahogany ceiling beams and teak and sycamore floors inset with custom carpets.

Construction: Craftsmen created curved front furniture with raised panel door and drawer fronts out of Madrone burl veneer. The project also required in-house fabrication of a wide selection of furniture, cabinets, tables, overhead beams, wall panels, beds, dressers, wood flooring and more.

Project Notes: The “Sycara IV” was created based on a 1920's design.

Honorable Mentions

Bernhard Woodwork Ltd.
Northbrook, IL

Category: Architectural Millwork
Specialty: High-end residential and commercial architectural millwork
Project: Private Residence in Winnetka, IL
Project Notes: Materials used for this 28,900 square foot home include plain sliced American black walnut solids and veneers. Satin oil finishes were used.

Zepsa Architectural Woodwork
Charlotte, NC

Category: Architectural Millwork
Specialty: Architectural woodwork, monumental stairs and marine interiors
Project: Private Residence in Kiawah Island, SC
Project Notes: This project involved a number of different wood species. Used were sequenced and matched walnut veneers (with solids as required for mouldings, trims, etc), solids and veneer quartered and rift white oak, solids and veneer cherry, Spanish cedar, mahogany doors and furniture and painted poplar cabinetry and trim.

Ivan C. Dutterer Inc.
Hanover, PA

Category: Architectural Millwork
Specialty: Handcrafted custom architectural woodwork
Project: Private Residence in rural Pennsylvania
Project Notes: Materials for this project includes Spanish cedar, Honduras mahogany, bubinga and cherry.

Culin & Colella Inc.

Mamaroneck, NY

Category: Architectural Millwork
Specialty: Custom architectural woodworking — kitchens, libraries and media rooms
Project: Walnut Bar
Project Notes: This bar was constructed of walnut solids and veneers, with a walnut burl countertop and walnut carvings.

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