Building THE

VERY BEST

FOR northern

Illinois

Project First Rate (PFR) is a partnership between union contractors and union tradespeople 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 Northern Illinois, giving our community safe, sustainable places in which to live, work, and play.

PROJECTS & SERVICE

Key construction projects and community service examples

MEMBERS

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WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

One of the largest post-secondary education investments in the region

OUR VALUES

Hard work, fair wages, and a commitment to our community

LABOR MANAGEMENT

Putting shared values into practice

FIND YOUR TRADE

Start your career in the building & construction trades

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.

Our History

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.

Featured Projects

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.

Nicholas Conservatory

Nicholas Conservatory

BMO-Harris Bank Center

BMO-Harris Bank Center

UW Health Sports Factory

UW Health Sports Factory

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Rock Valley College

Rock Valley College

United Way SNHs

United Way SNHs

Family Peace Center

Family Peace Center

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