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P.J. Hoerr, Inc. stands as one of Central Illinois’ premier General Contractors, Construction Managers and Design/Builders. Founded in 1914 by Philipp J. Hoerr as a concrete construction company, our stamp can still be seen on many area driveways and sidewalks. Now into our 106th year of operations P.J. Hoerr, Inc. has become a diverse, multi-office commercial builder. Explore our blog to keep up on completed and in progress projects.

Bloomington-Normal YMCA - Bloomington, IL

September 22, 2020

P.J. Hoerr is proud to be the Construction Manager for the new Bloomington-Normal YMCA Facility.  The new facility will be a two-story, 70,000 square foot building that will provide a new home for the YMCA as well as Easterseals of Central Illinois.  Included in the new building will…

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Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute - Peoria, IL

September 21, 2020

A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the new location for BCDI.  As BCDI celebrates 10 years, they and P.J. Hoerr are excited to begin construction on their new campus.   This project will be built on 4.48 acres. The new construction will consist of a 2- story clinic and office building.…

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Vermeer Midwest East Moline Facility- East Moline, IL

September 10, 2020

Steady progress continues on this 21,500 sq. ft. pre-engineered metal building and mezzanine that will provide a 2-story office and warehouse along with a 1-story shop in East Moline. This project is replacing an existing smaller facility. The 2-story office has 4,900 sq. ft. office area, showroom and…

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Christian Buehler Memorial Home - South Sheridan Road Addition - Peoria, IL

September 4, 2020

Steady progress continues for this latest 4-story 50,000 sq. ft. building addition to the Buehler Home campus.

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Graham Hospital - 1925/1959 Building Upgrades - Canton, IL

August 25, 2020

Graham Hospital has two major renovations under way. The 1925/1959 Building Upgrades will be a complete renovation of the two oldest buildings on the campus.  The newly renovated buildings will house a modernized USP800 compliant hospital pharmacy on the 1st floor, an updated extended care suite…

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Roosevelt Magnet School - Peoria, IL | Renovations

August 18, 2020

Steady progress continues for upgrades to various spaces of the school built in 1932 . A variety of trades on site today including; HVAC, piping, steel erection & flooring.

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926 SW Adams Street Historic Renovations - Peoria, IL

August 13, 2020

Today found Summit Masonry doing interior brick repair that includes grinding, tuck pointing, replacement of brick.

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Vermeer Midwest East Moline Facility- East Moline, IL

August 13, 2020

P.J. Hoerr was selected to provide general contracting on a 21,500 sq. ft. commercial construction project for Vermeer Midwest. This $3.4 million Pre-engineered Metal building and mezzanine will provide a 2-story office and warehouse along with a 1-story shop in East Moline. This project is replacing…

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Graham Hospital | Exterior Upgrades - Canton, IL

August 12, 2020

Exterior upgrades are underway that will modernize the buildings’ façade and will transform the look of Graham Hospital. The buildings are receiving an exterior insulation and finish system, also known as Dryvit, along with new windows and doors. These upgrades will not only change the…

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