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Jerry Overaa Receives ENR Legacy Award

Overaa Construction recently broke ground on the California Trail, a new exhibit at the Oakland Zoo. The project represents a milestone for the Oakland Zoo, positioning it as a leader in conservation education and stewardship of our state’s natural history.

Twenty-one Overaa managers spent the weekend in Tahoe at the 23rd annual project manager company ski trip.

San Francisco, December 3, 2015 –Jerry Overaa, CEO of Overaa Construction, received the second annual ENR California’s Legacy Award. This award honors an industry veteran with many years of experience who has made extensive contributions to their profession and their community.

Colby Powell loves Star Wars and is so excited about 'The Force Awakens' that he created a giant Death Star and mounted it to his house.  Watch the video!

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We know that the construction business is waste and energy-intensive, so as general contractors, our decisions and actions carry great responsibility.

Valero Benicia celebrated the groundbreaking of their new Lab and Maintenance Service Building. The approximate 63,700 SF project includes two buildings with construction to commence in the Fall of 2015.

Carl Overaa participated in a panel discussion for the joint sponsored program AIA San Francisco and the Design Build Institute of America on Best Practices in Design-Build delivery.

Overaa was named among the top 40 best places to work among large companies by the San Francisco Business Times. Why? According to CEO Jerry Overaa: 1) We are blue-collar craftsmen and have a great respect for the trade. We take pride in self-performing the work and providing hands-on expertise...