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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

November 17, 2020

Steady progress continues for the new Bloomington-Normal YMCA Facility.  This 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 be administrative offices,…

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

November 11, 2020

Today found steel erection under way for this 4-story 50,000 sq. ft. building addition to the Buehler Home campus. The top two floors will be two bedroom independent living apartments. The second floor will include a fitness / therapy area with a walking track as well as a casual dining bistro…

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

October 13, 2020

Steady progress continues for this latest 4-story 50,000 sq. ft. building addition to the Buehler Home campus. Within the existing building the 2nd & 3rd floor remodel for additional apartments had casework, flooring and trim being installed.

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Vermeer Midwest East Moline Facility- East Moline, IL

October 12, 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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Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute - Peoria, IL

October 7, 2020

Today found demolition of the 2 older buildings completed, with foundations to start soon for the 12,000 sq. ft. addition. The interior of the existing building has renovations under way that will include a new coagulation laboratory, expanded pharmacy, 12 exam rooms, an infusion suite, a physical therapy…

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Black Band Distillery - Peoria, IL

September 29, 2020

Updated in progress photos for this 2-story building in the warehouse district that is undergoing a complete renovation.

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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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