P.J. Hoerr

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Vintage Photo - Founder Philipp J. Hoerr far right | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr Flickr Photostream
Meadows Mennonite Assisted Living Facility Addition and Renovations - Normal, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Illinois Medical Center - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
100 Year Anniversary Truck
Advocate BroMenn Outpatient Center - Bloomington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Corporate South H-1 Cafeteria - Bloomington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
O'Brien Steel Services, Inc. - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Advocate BroMenn Medical Center Campus Modernization - Normal, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
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First United Methodist Church - Peoria, IL | Bradley University students on Project Management and Safety walk through
Uftring Weston Chevrolet Cadillac - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Methodist North at Allen Road - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Graham Hospital - New Dialysis Clinic Building - Canton, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Graham Lewistown Clinic - Lewistown, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Vintage Photos | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr Flickr Photostream
LA Fitness - Bloomington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Central Illinois Regional Airport - Bloomington, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Parsons Company, Inc. - Roanoke, IL - Goodfield Phase I | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
P.J. Hoerr, Summit Masonry and Farmer's Insurance Golf Outing to Benefit the March of Dimes | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Gabe Rodriguez - 2013 40 Leaders Under Forty Recipient | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
John C. Proctor Endowment Home - 2013 Additions and Modernization Projects - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Uftring Chevrolet - Washington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Washington Area Community Center | North Addition - Washington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka Independent Living - Eureka, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
First United Methodist Church - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Bob Lindsay Honda - New Construction | Renovation - Peoria, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Eastview Christian Church - Atrium Expansion - Normal, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Washington Community High School Addition and Renovations Washington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Swimming pool being pneumatically applied with Shotcrete | LA Fitness - Bloomington, IL
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P.J. Hoerr Quarterly Company Overview & Safety Meeting - Washington, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Philipp J. Hoerr (center) stands with his employees in front of the company's 1920s home | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr Flickr Photostream
Apostolic Christian Home for the Handicapped, Inc. - Morton, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
G&M Distributors, Inc. - Galesburg, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Graham Hospital - Endoscopy Suite Remodel - Canton, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Ideal Concrete Block MFG. CO. Sign Rescue | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center Rooftop Healing Garden - Peoria, IL - Aerial photo provided by: Jim Carlson, CPP | Senior Photographer | OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center | 6th Floor Renovation - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Murray Place - Renovation - Peoria, IL | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Buehler Home Florence Avenue Apartment Addition - Peoria, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Graham Hospital Surgery Renovation and Addition - Canton, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Town of Normal - Fire Department Headquarters - Normal, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
ProHealth Medical Office Building - Pekin, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting
Westminster Village - Bloomington, IL | Currently under construction | Click on photo to view P.J. Hoerr blog posting

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Brian Liesen - Project Manager

 

Mr. Liesen began his professional career as a project engineer for a specialized concrete contractor in Ohio and a very large general contractor in Bethesda, Maryland. Upon returning to Illinois, Brian became a project manager for a general contractor/ construction manager. His duties included managing the construction of many commercial, industrial and healthcare projects from pre-planning to final closeout. In addition, his duties also included cost estimating and training young project managers. His career then progressed by acting as a Facilities Engineer for a Midwestern Fortune 500 company. In this capacity, Brian developed budgets and schedules and then oversaw the construction of major facilities in the United States and in Panama. Mr. Liesen joined P.J. Hoerr in 2014 and has since proven himself to be one of P.J. Hoerr’s top construction managers with a great attitude and extensive construction knowledge.

 

Scott Fehr - Project Manager

 

Upon graduation, Mr. Fehr worked for one of the nation’s largest home builders managing the construction of dozens of homes. Since joining P.J. Hoerr in 2005, Mr. Fehr has successfully completed health care, industrial, long-term care, church and educational projects.

 

Gabe Rodriguez - Director of Estimating

 

Mr. Rodriguez began his career as a Project Manager for Turner Construction in Chicago, IL. While working in Chicago he gained tremendous experience through working on several complex projects including Northwestern University Ford Engineering Design Center, the Robert H. Lurie Medical Center, the University of Chicago Center for Biomedical Discovery, and the Block 37 CTA Tunnel Connection . His responsibilities included preparing the GMP and Lump Sum estimates, as well as serving on the Project Teams during the construction of the buildings.

 

In early 2008, Gabe joined the P.J. Hoerr team as an Estimator. His previous experience working on large multifaceted projects provided valuable insight for conceptual estimating, GMP budgeting, and the Construction Management delivery method. As such, several contracts have been secured and are in progress as a result of his diligent work and expertise. His resume of projects includes many in the area of healthcare , medical research, higher education, commercial, industrial, and residential projects. To add to his busy schedule, Gabe also serves as a part-time professor for the Civil Engineering and Construction Department at Bradley University, instructing in Estimating, Scheduling, and Emerging Technologies.

 

Craig Smith, CM-BIM - Estimator/BIM Manager

 

Craig Smith has been in the construction industry for 11 years and has been a part of the P.J. Hoerr team since 2013. Craig works primarily in the estimating department and most of his work involves healthcare construction. Craig is also very skilled in utilizing building information and modeling (BIM) software.

As P.J. Hoerr has embraced the latest BIM technology, Craig has taken the role of BIM Coordinator for our company. This work involves using 3D modeling to coordinate dense mechanical systems, create models to both help plan difficult details and help the Owner visualize designs and finishes. However, what makes Craig so good at this work is not just his software skills. Craig is very hands on and frequently goes into the field and teams with field staff to work out details and especially tight mechanical spacing.

 

Mike Waibel - Estimating

 

Since joining P.J. Hoerr in 1990, Mr. Waibel has performed as a Superintendent, Project Manager and currently as Estimator for the Normal, IL Branch Office. Projects Mike has been a part of include medical office buildings, office buildings, churches, nursing homes, manufacturing facilities, retail centers and car dealerships.

 

Dave Wilson - Project Manager

 

Dave Wilson joined the P.J. Hoerr team in 2017 as a project manager. He has successfully managed multiple projects across central Illinois ranging from large new construction to smaller renovation projects. His responsibilities have included developing and monitoring schedules, subcontractor coordination, material purchasing, owner and subcontractor contracts, cost estimating, budgeting, and working with clients to provide a successful project.

 

Colin Logue - Project Executive

 

Colin Logue joined the P.J. Hoerr team in 2015 as a Project Executive. Colin has successfully managed projects across central Illinois ranging from large new construction to smaller renovation projects. His responsibilities have included developing and monitoring schedules, subcontractor coordination, material purchasing, owner and subcontractor contracts, cost estimating, budgeting, and working with clients to provide a successful project.

 

Mike Kreutz - Project Executive

 

Mr. Kreutz began his professional career in St. Louis with a Design/Build General Contractor.  Mike worked as an estimator for two years, then chose to leave the office to gain training and first hand experience in the trades as a carpenter.

 

Mr. Kreutz joined P.J. Hoerr in 1991, continuing to utilize his field experience as a Carpenter Superintendent. He later took on the additional role as Project Superintendent/Project Manager. While working in that position, Mike estimated, supervised and managed projects. In 1996, Mike moved from the field to the office, resuming duties as an estimator/project manager. Shortly thereafter, Mike joined the P.J. Hoerr Bloomington Office where his duties included estimating, project management, as well as mentoring and training junior project managers and field superintendents. P.J. Hoerr promoted Mike to Director of Project Management for Bloomington Operations in 2002.

 

In 2007 Mike returned to P.J. Hoerr’s Peoria office. Since then he has been involved in a variety of construction projects including two of P.J. Hoerr’s largest medical projects, the Illinois Medical Center in Peoria and the Advocate BroMenn Patient Tower expansion in Bloomington. P.J. Hoerr promoted Mike to a Project Executive in 2014. While working for P.J. Hoerr, Mike has been involved in all phases of the construction process including: budgeting/estimating, contract negotiation, scheduling, subcontract management, design, change management, cost control, quality and safety controls and project close-out. His resume of projects includes many in the area of healthcare, as well as churches, schools, office, retail, banking and industrial projects.

 

Val Ramirez - Project Manager

 

Val has successfully managed projects throughout the Central Illinois Region ranging from nursing homes and medical office buildings to strip malls and office remodels. His responsibilities include project scheduling, subcontractor coordination, contract management, estimating, budgeting, and providing exceptional service to our clients and their projects.

 

Val brings a unique sense of management to his projects.  Prior to his role as project manager, he worked as a commercial carpenter for 13 years.  From this hands-on experience, he understands the challenges that are experienced in the field with sequencing, materials, methods, and even labor relations.  By understanding these issues, Val makes it a priority to make sure all people from labor to management understand they are an important and valuable part of the project team.

 

Brian Faulkner, LEED AP - Project Manager

 

From 1996 to 2000, Mr. Faulkner served as an architectural design professional for BLDD Architects, Inc. as a job captain, specifications writer, estimator, and CAD draftsman/project detailer for numerous educational, institutional, commercial, and church projects. After receiving dual masters degrees in architecture and civil engineering/construction management in 2002 from the University of Illinois, Mr. Faulkner rejoined BLDD Architects as a licensed architect/project manager and managed the documentation, bidding, and construction administration of several facilities in the Decatur area. Since joining PJ Hoerr in 2004, Mr. Faulkner has acted as a project manager managing the construction of several of the company’s largest and most complex projects including two medical office buildings, a large community center, an outdoor family swimming complex, and a church sanctuary addition for 1200 people.

 

Max Dirker - Project Manager

 

Max Dirker has been an employee of P.J. Hoerr since 1998. He has successfully managed projects ranging from small renovations to larger, new construction projects. His responsibilities have included developing and monitoring schedules, subcontractor coordination, material purchasing, cost estimating, budgeting and in general, creating a satisfied client.

 

Phil Watkins - Quality Control Superintendent

 

Mr. Watkins has been employed in the construction industry for 35 years. During this time he has served as a masonry field superintendent on many projects. He has worked closely with several forensic architectural firms and architectural design firms in the development of construction details in regards to exterior building envelopes and interfaces of building components. He now serves as a quality control specialist and is responsible for any leaks through the exterior building envelope including flashings, window systems, and building component interfaces.

 

Since joining Summit Masonry & P.J. Hoerr in 1999 Mr. Watkins has performed as field superintendent, project manager, and quality control specialist. Projects he has been involved in include churches, medical office buildings, hospitals, nursing homes, schools and community centers. It is currently Phil’s job to review plans for problem areas, recommend solution, inspect the work as it proceeds in the field and test buildings for water tightness and energy leakage.

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Peoria Office: 107 Commerce Place, Peoria, IL 61604
Normal Office: 117 Merle Lane, Normal, IL 61761

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