The company founded in 1863, has a long tradition of constructing an extensive variety of vessels to meet the highest expectations. Burger designs and builds custom yachts made of aluminum and/or steel in a community known for extraordinarily skilled professional shipbuilders who take great pride in the quality of their work. Each employee is a practitioner of traditional disciplines, yet is eager to embrace meaningful innovations dedicated to providing you with exquisite craftsmanship that reflects your personal style, while seamlessly integrating state-of-the-art technology. Some of the yards notable projects include MIRGAB V, TENACITY, LADY PAT, WOW, BEST N SHOW, TOM TIMES, SIS W, ANNE-MARIE, WIMIL, LADY GRACE MARIE, SARAHBETH, LADY LARSA, SERENITY, FAE LON, JUBILEE, SEAQUESTER, LAD, ARGYLL, and SIMARON. Since 1863, Burger has been the foundation of the American Yachting experience and the oldest, most respected custom yacht builder in America, spanning three centuries. Burger’s modern, full service, secured eight-acre shipyard, is located only moments from open waters for thorough sea trials and, to make regular shipyard visits easy and effortless, the full-service Manitowoc County Airport (MTW) is located only a few miles away. The shipyard, with its eight heated construction bays equipped with overhead cranes include shops for metal and mechanical/hydraulic systems fabrication, machining, plumbing, electrical and HVAC which are all necessary to successfully build and launch vessels to 260 ft (80 m). All joinery is fabricated in Burger’s own 50,000 square ft state-of–the-art joiner facility equipped with CNC. Burger’s administrative offices are housed in a 20.000 square ft corporate design and engineering building.
This modern facility, with its extended deep-water seawall, launch well, large capacity MARINE TRAVELIFT® and quick access to the Great Lakes, has ample space for multiple new construction, refit, repair and maintenance projects at any given time. Engineers, designers and craftspeople in all trades build and repair each vessel with extreme care and attention to detail in an environment that promotes efficiency and quality work.
Burger’s modern shipyard, and its highly skilled engineers and craftsmen, makes Burger the logical choice for new vessel construction, refit, repair and maintenance.