San Diego, CA (May 4, 2021) – PCL is pleased to welcome Austin Wheelon, LEED AP (BD+C), STS to the company’s San Diego office as preconstruction manager. As preconstruction manager, Austin oversees active preconstruction efforts and manages design-build and GMP pursuits. He will also play a role in developing new business strategies for the area.

“Austin brings strong leadership skills, depth of knowledge, and experience working in a variety of markets as well as a passion for developing new and expanded relationships with clients and staff,” said Lucas Mallory, area manager for PCL Construction in San Diego. “He is a solution provider and outstanding risk manager. I’m excited about the value he brings as a construction partner who is flexible, adaptable and laser-focused on connecting with clients to foster synergy throughout all phases of the building process.”

Austin joined PCL in 2008 and has built a reputation for excellent client relationships and collaborative design management. Over his 13-year PCL career, Austin has held roles including project manager and design manager for projects ranging in value from $8 million to over $1 billion. He has also participated in PCL’s self-perform division. His capacity for leveraging relationships and resources to achieve client goals makes him a tremendous asset to the San Diego AEC industry.

Austin is a graduate of Humboldt State University in Arcata, California where he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Technology with an emphasis in Construction Management. Austin is also a grateful husband and father of two children.

About PCL Construction
PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in more than 30 major centers. Together, these companies have an annual construction volume of more than $6 billion, making PCL one of the largest contracting organizations in North America. Watch us build at PCL.com.