It is my pleasure to recognize Overaa Construction today for 117 years of operation in the Richmond community. Started by Norwegian immigrant Carl Overaa, Overaa Construction has been helping build the Bay Area since 1907 and is a perfect example of a company representing the American Dream. Overaa’s exemplary work in construction has not only […]
The Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program is very important to the youth of our City. None of this would be possible without the nurturing support of companies like Overaa.
When I first met Jerry in 2002 as the newly arrived CM Department Head at Cal Poly, I remember leaving the meeting and saying to my colleague, ‘There is a true construction professional.’ Since that time, Jerry has continued to be the most direct, most supportive, and most trusted advisor with whom I have worked. […]
In life, it is the actions that define an individual. And when something important needs to be done, Jerry is the first to step up and roll up his sleeves. He continually volunteers his time and financial resources to endeavors that make a significant impact.
Testimonial – Dana Buntrock, Professor and Jeremy Fergusson, Graduate Student Instructor, UC Berkeley Department of Architecture
Big thanks to Overaa for a wonderful site visit for our undergraduate “Introduction to Construction” class. You were extremely enthusiastic as you shared your experience and knowledge with us. Everyone left with a deeper understanding of steel construction and the team at Overaa!