What's New

20 August 2020
You may know A&R for plumbing, piping, ventilation, or civil services, but do you know all of the services that we have to offer? We're proud to provide diverse mechanical contracting services to medical institutions, government and municipalitie...
19 August 2020
With 95 years of experience, A&R has become the leading provider for mechanical contracting services in the Midwest. We've completed piping, ventilation, plumbing, and civil projects for a variety of industries. Whether it's design-build, new con...
19 August 2020
At A&R, we do things a little differently when it comes to our priorities. We operate on an employee-first mindset, as we know that our people are our most valuable asset. If a company has the best people in the right positions, the customer will...
19 August 2020
At A&R, we are building a better future with quality, innovation, and, most importantly, safety. We are up-to-date with the industry standards in manufacturing and construction safety, ensuring our clients and employees remain protected. To accom...
19 August 2020
Because our services are so far-reaching, A&R has the ability to serve many different types of industries, including medical institutions, commercial and retail, educational institutions, manufacturing and industrial, and government and municipal...
19 August 2020
At A&R, we pride ourselves on being able to service any type of building and meet any client requirements. Whether you are completing a new build, doing renovations, or something in between, we can provide the assistance you need. From conceptual...
19 August 2020
Government and municipal projects provide safe and accessible infrastructures for the public to use. These projects can improve roads, upgrade, sanitary and waste water sewer systems, create new public facilities for community members to enjoy, and m...
19 August 2020
Large manufacturing and industrial jobs can be overwhelming. Significant and complex manufacturing mechanical systems must be fully functional and be built in a correct, complete, and efficient manner with attention to detail. Although your facility ...
19 August 2020
Classrooms and other educational spaces need to be comfortable, safe, and modern environments for students and faculty. From small K-12 schools to large universities, each educational institution will eventually require some type of new construction,...
13 February 2020
Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) refers to the various systems that are used to circulate and filter the air within a space. The goal of an HVAC system is to ensure a safe and comfortable indoor atmosphere by removing agents from the...
20 December 2019
2019 was an exciting year for all of us at A&R! We've welcomed many new customers and continued to grow our relationships with many of our long-term partners. During the holiday season, we like to take time to reflect on those who have made our s...
29 October 2019
Wear and tear on your heating equipment is inevitable. That's why it's so important to perform regular maintenance on your home, office, and commercial systems. At A&R, we offer repairs and updates to heating equipment, whether it's a scheduled m...
18 July 2019
Project HighlightsA&R continues to build the future with quality, innovation, and safety! We are looking forward to continuing work on the following local projects: U of I Design CenterThe Siebel Center for Design is on track to become a hub of i...
29 March 2019
New Lift Safety StandardsAt A&R, worker safety is always our highest priority. We make sure to stay updated on changes to safety standards and train our employees accordingly. For 2019, our first order of business is to train our staff on the new...
10 October 2018
A&R Project Update A&R is excited to be working in Urbana on the Illinois Street Residence Hall, the second largest dining hall in the nation! The project will involve approximately 316,300 square feet in renovation and new construction that ...
23 July 2018
​Facility ExpansionWe are excited about the impending expansion of our fabrication facility and the new opportunities it will bring! The added 15,000 square feet will not only supply additional jobs to the Champaign/Urbana workforce but will enable u...
11 May 2018
(Champaign/Urbana, IL) – A&R Mechanical Contractors, Inc., a Champaign/Urbana-based plumbing, piping, ventilation and civil site utility contractor, is expanding their square footage to meet their growing business demands. The new construction wi...
01 March 2018
Construction and Workplace Safety At A&R Mechanical Contractors, we are building a better future with quality, innovation, and most importantly, safety. We are up-to-date with the industry standards in manufacturing and construction safety, ensur...