December 14, 2016

Our days are soon to get longer

I just thought I’d share some news to brighten everyone’s day.  Starting yesterday, the sun is officially setting later in the day. 4:20 to be exact, as opposed to 4:19 on Monday, December 12th. For a few more days, the day will still be getting a little shorter though.  That is, until December 21st , […]

November 1, 2016

Principle teaches brokers how to partner and make more money.

It was a great day for Principle Construction Corp. and Transwestern brokers.   Mark Augustyn, Chief Operating Officer hosted an educational day with some of the brokers of Transwestern at our job site and construction trailer in Buffalo Grove.  Mark spoke to the young brokers and gave them an in depth education about the process of […]

October 12, 2016

We are hiring!!

Design /Build General Contractor, Principle Construction Corp. seeks an experienced Project Manager. The Candidate must have at least 5 years experience in the following; conceptual estimating design-build construction civil, architectural and structural design bid review subcontract award permit review procedures running project meetings proficient at managing a project from concept through completion Please apply at […]

September 20, 2016

Principle Working on Tenant Improvement Project for Medical Instruments Company

Principle Construction is working on a tenant improvement project for returning client Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corp. at 353 Corporate Woods Parkway in Vernon Hills, IL. Sr. Project Manager Rick Grabowski will be supervising a group of seasoned professionals as they paint the metal roof screen, remove existing panels and metal stud work and remove all material from […]

July 10, 2016

Principle congratulates Jamie Molzahn on his promotion to Controller

  On Thursday June 30th Principle Construction Corp. celebrated Jamie Molzahn’s promotion to Controller with a lovely private dinner at McCormick and Schmick’s Rosemont.  Everything from the wait staff to the appetizers, meals, and dessert were stupendous.  We could not have asked for more, but we did.  With a little cooperation from the McCormick and Schmick’s servers […]

June 27, 2016

Principle Construction Promotes Jamie Molzahn to Controller

James A. Brucato and Mark E. Augustyn, owners of Principle Construction Corp., are pleased to announce that their firm has promoted James “Jamie” Molzahn to Controller at the firm. In this new role, Molzahn will be responsible for overall management of the accounting department, company benefits, human resources, and corporate insurance and bonding. He will […]

June 22, 2016


James A. Brucato and Mark E. Augustyn, owners of Principle Construction Corp., are pleased to announce that their firm has hired Matt Frane as an Assistant Superintendent at the firm. In his new role, Frane will be assisting in the supervision of day-to-day construction field operations, including maintaining the construction schedule, coordinating subcontractors, scheduling weekly […]

June 22, 2016


(ROSEMONT, Illinois)- James A. Brucato and Mark E. Augustyn, owners of Principle Construction Corp., are pleased to announce their firm has completed two buildings totaling 70,000 square feet, which serve as administrative, maintenance and operations for Saia LTL Freight at 2260 S. Midlothian Road near Grayslake, Illinois. Saia is a multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier that […]

June 16, 2016

2016 Annual Chicago Building Congress Golf Classic

  It was a beautiful day yesterday for the Annual Chicago Building Congress Golf Classic!!! Here are 2 of our superintendents, Matt Frane and Martin Dignan at our sponsored hole #2.  Proceeds from the outing were shared with the ACE Mentor Program (Architecture/Construction/Engineering) and ACE Tech Charter High School.      

June 7, 2016

Principle Construction Summer Intern Spotlight: Carlie Wallin

This year we are thrilled to have intern Carlie Wallin join our team.  During the summer months between her junior and senior year she will be assisting Superintendent Tom Sterbenz at the Prime Aurora project, a 375,000 SF spec building and the 348,000 SF expansion project for Winpak Portion Packaging. Carlie will be entering her senior year at the University […]