Welcome to BAC Local 3 CA

Bricklayers, Tilesetters and Allied Craftworkers Local 3 Union provides training, representation, promotion of our contractors, solidarity and respect to our craftworkers. We represent the oldest craft in the world and use basically the same techniques and tools as Masons and Tilesetters used 5000 years ago. We are some of the hardest workers society has to offer. BAC Local 3 represents Bricklayers/Stonemasons, Tile Layers and Finishers, Restoration Masons and Caulkers, Marble Masons and Finishers, Terrazzo Mechanics and Finishers, and Refractory Bricklayers who work various aspects of the industry in the Northern 46 counties of California.

Effective December 1, 2016

Northern California Tile Industry Trust Funds
c/o BeneSys Administrators
7180 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 200
Pleasanton, CA  94566
ph: 925-208-9995

BAC Craft Award/Best Brick Project

The 2015 BAC Award for Best Use of Masonry Materials was presented to Local 3 California for the unparallel range and quality of members’ contributions to the construction of the Levi’s® NFL Stadium in Santa Clara. See here

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The BAC is the oldest continuously serving International Union in North America. Year 2015 marked the 150th anniversary of the founding of our great International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers since 1865.

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Latest News

News Article month of December 2016

From the Desk of President Dave Jackson: The Union has drafted all amended language for the new Tile Agreement and the last details are being finalized and approved by Labor and Management. The new agreement will be sent to the printer when it’s signed and will be...

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December 2016 Chapter Meetings

December 2016 Chapter Meetings NOTE: TILE MEMBERS Effective December 1, 2016 NEW ADMINISTRATORS OFFICE and LOCATION: BeneSys Administrators 7180 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 200 Pleasanton, CA  94566 ph: 925-208-9995 LOCATION ADDRESS DATE AND TIME SACRAMENTO 1550 Harbor...

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News Article month of November 2016

From the desk of Steve Kantoniemi: Recently, I was able to attend the International Union BAC class on “SILICOSIS.”  What I know about silicosis is that it will KILL YOU! It will lead to “Tuberculosis.” Silicosis: is lung fibrosis caused by the inhalation of dust...

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