Over 90 Years

of Building Right



Scherrer Construction is a general contractor / construction manager that has been family owned and operated since 1928. We are committed to building long lasting relationships and customized building solutions for our clients based on performance, value and integrity.


We provide each client with superior craftsmanship and develop individualized custom construction solutions in a wide range of markets including corporate, educational, municipal, healthcare, industrial, worship, and also offer a unique niche in signature luxury homes. Scherrer Construction is fluid in the delivery of new buildings, expansions, renovations, and facility services.

To continue our tradition, Scherrer Construction aspires to be a prosperous, open, high energy company, working as a close-knit team who enjoy and take pride in creating and delivering superior products and services to valued clients.

✓ We Always Build Right

✓ We Encourage Honest and Open Interaction with our Clients 

✓ We Encourage Honest and Open Interaction among our Team 

✓ We Encourage our Team to Truly Work as a Team and Contribute the Time, Talent and Effort Necessary to get the Job Done Right 

✓ We Will Never Perform Actions Which Might Compromise Our Reputation  


In 1928, Vin and Elmer Scherrer began constructing quality buildings. They created and grew a company that was built on a foundation of superior workmanship, a team environment and a sense of pride in communities served, 

Today, Vin’s grandson James E. Scherrer is third generation President and CEO of Scherrer Construction. Jim continues the tradition of quality by following the lesson he learned from his field experience and the mentoring of his father and grandfather. Jim knows that by working together and communicating effectively, he can lead his team to succeed for our clients. As a team, Scherrer is able to offer comprehensive, turn-key construction services, guarantee projects are completed on time and in the spirit of true craftsmanship, and finally, this team approach is responsible for a long history of highly satisfied clients. 


AGC Build Wisconsin Awards 2019

AGC Build Wisconsin Awards 2018


The Daily Reporter                         Newsmakers of the Year Awards
  - Emerging Business of the Year 2018
  - Non-Profit Organization of the Year 2017

AGC Build Wisconsin Award 2016

AGC Safety Excellence Award 2016

The Daily Reporter Top Projects

General Contractor of the Year 

Masonry Excellence Award

AIA WI Contractor Award 

Vin and Elmer found Scherrer Construction and began building barns and cottages in Burlington, WI and the surrounding communities. 


The need for quality construction spreads to the commercial, educational, religious, municipal and multi-family housing industries.


Scherrer Construction employs and trains LEED accredited individuals to assist owners in going 'green' throughout their construction project. 


Scherrer Construction celebrates their 85th year in business!  


Scherrer opens a second office in Wausau, WI to develop new relationships and provide services to the Central and Northern WI area. 



The Scherrer families' reputation of building quality housing continues as Scherrer Construction becomes incorporated. 


Vin Scherrer's son, James V. Scherrer, is elected president and continues the Scherrer tradition of quality craftsmanship throughout the various industries. 


James V. Schererr's son, Jim, is elected president. Jim follows in his father's footsteps by continuing to focus on the values and service that made Scherrer Construction what it is today.



Scherrer Construction celebrates their 90th anniversary!

Scherrer Construction starts a non-profit organization, Scherrer Cares, to help give back to the communities it serves. 

Corporate Headquarters

601 Blackhawk Drive, P.O. Box 740

Burlington, WI 53105

P: (262) 539-3100

F: (262) 539-3101

Wausau Office

151411 Robin Lane, Suite 100

Wausau, WI 54401

P: (715) 804-0830

F: (715) 804-0831

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