building community, building unity

Project First Rate (PFR) is a partnership between union contractors and union craftsmen to promote quality craftsmanship with pride, integrity and commitment to our community. Members of Project First Rate understand the importance of building the very best for the Rockford area, giving our community safe,
sustainable places in which to live, work, and play.

The New Project First Rate logo signifies growth and expansion. The assurance that building projects will be completed on time and on budget. This is the commitment that Project First Rate members have made to the Northern Illinois community.

Our Members

Project First Rate is proud to be celebrating 30 years strong. In that time, we have built some of the region’s most noteworthy buildings and supported projects and initiatives important to our members and community.