The Associated General Contractors (AGC), the voice of the construction industry since 1920, is an organization of construction firms and industry-related companies committed to improving our physical environment through our commitment to the principles of Skill, Integrity and Responsibility.
Since it’s founding in 1974, the Southern California Contractors Association has advocated for the Construction Industry. With our home office located in the City of Orange, SCCA has developed a solid base consisting of over 300 members, specializing in heavy highway and civil engineering. Representing all union contractors across the 12 southern counties of Southern California with our Signatory Contractors are paired with our active and supporting Affiliate Companies, makes our association the strongest all union association in Southern California.
The Engineering Contractors’ Association, ECA, since 1976 has served underground and heavy construction professionals in Southern California providing leadership and education on issues important to our member’s success. Working to enhance continued development ECA promotes a healthy construction environment through education of regulatory bodies from the contractor’s perspective and informing the industry on critical developments.
Southern California District Council of Laborers, is a chartered district council of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA). The District Council has 14 affiliated locals. The objectives of the District Council are to unite the local unions within its jurisdiction in order to advance the economic and other interests of the membership and seek continued improvements in the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreements.
The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters represents 50,000 union carpenters in six states. We are dedicated to raising area standards for all carpenters in Southern California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico and Colorado. Skill and productivity are the keys to success as a carpenter and having access to experienced, well-trained craftsmen and women is a key to success for our contractors. To this end, the Southwest Regional Council, working in partnership with our union signatory employers, spends more than $20 million every year to provide training to our members. This training is provided through the Southwest Carpenters Training Fund and their 17 state-of-the-art training centers.
Operating Engineers Funds Inc. is a non-profit corporation that administers the employee benefit programs for over 20,000 members of the International Union of Operating Engineers (I.U.O.E.) Local 12, and their dependents and beneficiaries. The Operating Engineers (Local 12) Funds are multi-employer funds that have been established through collective bargaining agreements between the employers and Local 12. The funding for the benefits provided by the Funds is set by the bargaining parties.
The Building Industry Association of Southern California, Inc. (BIASC) is the voice of Southern California’s building industry. With four Chapters offering local services to building professionals from Ventura to the southern tip of Orange County, our reach and our positive impact on Southern California’s new construction market is unparalleled.
AGC – San Diego Chapter, Inc. has been in existence since 1927. AGC is dedicated to improving the construction industry daily by educating the industry to employ the finest skills, promoting use of the latest technology, and advocating building the best quality projects for owners, both public and private.