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.

Graham Hospital - COVID-19 Response Plan - Canton, IL

April 2, 2020

Graham Hospital reached out to our P.J. Hoerr Healthcare team and asked if we could assist them with their COVID-19 response plans.  Using the guidelines set forth by the CDC, the American Society for Hospital Engineers and ASHRAE, we were able to create additional patient isolation rooms to use…

Christian Buehler Memorial Home – South Infill Apartment Addition - Peoria, IL

March 10, 2020

Steady progress continues on this four-story independent living construction project will include the addition of 18 (six, two-bedroom and twelve, one-bedroom) senior living apartments with balconies. An eight-vehicle unattached garage and an underground stormwater detention system on the site…

Central School District #51 - Washington, IL

February 21, 2020

Steady progress continues on these renovations and additions at Central School District #51.   In-Progress Project Updates: Dec 2019 Progress Update Oct 2019 Progress Update Sep 2019 Progress Update Jul 2019 Progress Announcement    

Black Band Distillery - Peoria, IL

February 14, 2020

Stopped in this morning for some updated photos, coming along nicely.

Heyworth CUSD#4 - Junior-Senior High School Renovations & Addition - Heyworth, IL

February 12, 2020

Steady progress continues on this new competition gym addition.   Construction Services Provided by PJ Hoerr: Mechanical rough-ins & test-fits Construction management Concrete, carpentry, steel, masonry   Previous Construction Updates: October 2019 August 2019

Westminster Village Assisted Living Building - Bloomington, IL

February 11, 2020

Today found exterior siding & stone work being installed as well as interior drywall, painting, & mechanical rough-ins.   Construction Services Provided by PJ Hoerr: drywall installation painting test-fitting & rough-ins   Previous project Updates October 24, 2019 July 30, 2019…

P.J. Hoerr Sponsors Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal Be Great Breakfast

January 24, 2020

On December 4, 2019 P.J. Hoerr was proud to sponsor the Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal Be Great Breakfast.  { } For more information on the Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal visit -

P.J. Hoerr Quarterly Safety Meeting 2020 | Peoria, IL

January 23, 2020

Last evening P.J. Hoerr / Summit Masonry / Van Buskirk Steel held their quarterly Safety Meeting at the Peoria P.J. Hoerr shop facilities. Approximately 80 were in attendance.  The topic was forklift training.  Corporate Safety Director Hans Hinrichsen discussed forklift safety statistics,…

Christian Buehler Memorial Home – South Infill Apartment Addition - Peoria, IL

January 22, 2020

Our team took another step forward in the remodeling project at The Buehler Home in Peoria IL. Today found interior framing, water proofing, mechanical rough-ins and setting of windows under way.   Services provided by PJ Hoerr: Interior framing Water-proofing Mechanical rough-ins Window installation…

Tremont United Methodist Church - Tremont, IL

January 14, 2020

The Tremont United Methodist Church renovation project involves the demolition of the original church building, expansion of the on-site parking, site utility expansions, and an addition to the existing church.  The demolition of the original church, which was built in 1904, allows the addition…