1968 El Portal Place

Overaa builds an office building in San Pablo. (55 years later it will be reinvented! Scroll down to 2024)

2024 El Portal Place

Repurposing a building Jerry built in 1968, his grandson, Jared, converts it to permanent supportive housing for 60 individuals experiencing homelessness.

2023 Congressional Commendation

Overaa receives Congressional Commendation from Congressman Garamendi: “Overaa’s exemplary work in construction has not only elevated the physical landscape of our region but has also positively impacted the lives of those residing within it…Overaa’s unwavering commitment to innovation, safety, and community engagement has set a commendable standard within the construction industry.”

2022 Tilt Ups

Overaa develops a niche in distribution warehouses and industrial tilt-ups.


Employees vote Overaa a top Best Place to Work by employees for the 7th year in a row. (San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal, Large Employer Category.)

2021 Chris Manning named CEO

As part of a long-term strategic management succession plan, Chris Manning is named CEO, Carl Overaa is named President, and Colby Powell is named COO. “I couldn’t be more pleased and proud to let these guys lead the way,” said Jerry Overaa, who assumed the role of Chairman of the Board.


Overaa builds its first design build parking structure – the Sun Valley Mall parking structure marks the first of 60 design build parking structures Overaa has completed.


Overaa builds its first water treatment plant project: the Benicia Wastewater Treatment Plant.


Overaa crews work through the global pandemic.


Overaa starts several projects for San Francisco International Airport (SFO).