The Masonry Contractors’ Association of Toronto (MCAT) is an employers’ association that represents approximately 200 masonry contractors engaged in bricklaying and stone masonry construction in both the Residential and Industrial, Commercial and Institutional (ICI) sectors of the construction industry in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Incorporated in the Province of Ontario on June 27, 1956, MCAT was established with two main purposes - to represent its members in labour relations and to promote and establish standardised and uniform trade practices in the masonry industry.
With a tradition of integrity, expertise and commitment, MCAT established early in its history, its resolve to promote and assist in promoting the welfare and business interests of its members and to promote the interests of an industry that has existed for centuries. Faced by an ever-changing business and construction environment MCAT members are hard working committed professionals who embrace change with traditional work practices.
Working together as a professional team has always been the way at MCAT. Members know and understand that teamwork makes the difference and teamwork provides them with a strong unified voice. In an industry so often defined by changes, the Association continues to maintain its reputation through a firm and solid commitment to its members and the members, in turn, provide the Association with their solid support.