SJC Airport Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Facility Wins National DBIA Award

San Jose Mineta International Airport Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) Facility wins Design Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) 2023 National Merit Award in the Aviation category. This progressive design-build project was delivered one month early, within budget, and with a perfect safety record. It is the first facility on the West Coast to serve […]

Leading Research and Development Center Expands Campus in CA

Overaa Construction was pleased to join a confidential client for the ribbon cutting of a new 22,000 SF single-story Class A office building. The new building includes offices, conference rooms, collaborative spaces, support spaces and workspaces. It features a unified appearance and building engineering systems that integrate within the existing campus. Overaa accelerated the underground […]

Overaa Named a Top 200 Environmental Firm by ENR

Overaa was recently named a Top Environmental Firm by Engineering News Record. Based on annual revenue, the list ranks firms involved in water treatment and supply, wastewater treatment, and other environmental work across the globe. The list includes engineers, consultants, construction managers as well as general contractors. Among the general contractors based in California, Overaa […]

Overaa Receives 2022 Construction Employers’ Association (CEA) Excellence in Safety Award

Overaa is proud to receive the Construction Employers’ Association (CEA) 2022 Excellence in Safety Award. This award recognizes contractors with exceptional TRIR, DART, and EMR rates, as well as exceptional training and IIPP programs. The primary responsibility of Overaa’s safety team is to promote and ensure a safe work environment for all employees. This involves […]

New Scannell Richmond Warehouse Breaks Ground

Together with Scannell Properties, Contra Costa County District 1 Supervisor John Gioia leading renewable hydrogen fuel producer Chevron, plus special guest Cummins fuel cell electric truck, Overaa celebrated the ground breaking for two new warehouses totaling 325,000 SF in Richmond, CA. Leveraging e-technology, all operations on-site will be zero emissions and 100% of the truck fleet […]

Patterson Pass Water Treatment Plant Shifts to Ozonation

Zone 7 Water Agency and Overaa Construction celebrated in a public ceremony the completion of the Patterson Pass Water Treatment Plant modernization and expansion project. This project doubles the amount of treated water the plant can produce from 12 million gallons of water a day to 24 million gallons a day. New ozone treatment capabilities […]

Overaa Named an SF Business Times Best Place to Work for the 7th Year in a Row

Overaa is thrilled to be named an SF Business Time’s Best Place to work for the seventh consecutive year! Congratulations to the entire Overaa team in ranking our company as top place to work for – we are incredibly lucky to work with the most talented people across all departments. Find opportunities to join our […]

San José Cogen Wastewater Facility Receives DBIA National Award of Merit

We are proud to announce that San José Cogen Wastewater Facility has received a DBIA National Award of Merit. Located in San José, CA, this progressive design-build project replaced aging cogeneration equipment for one of the largest wastewater treatment facilities in the western U.S. The new facility not only powers the entire San José-Santa Clara […]

Creative Adaptive Reuse for Permanent Supportive Housing

In a unique public-private partnership, Overaa will transform an old office building in San Pablo to accommodate 54 residential units. The project will provide permanent supportive housing for up to 58 people experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, homelessness. The design-build, adaptive reuse project will reimagine the two-level, 27,000 SF building as a community of […]

Regional Surface Water Supply Project to Deliver Drinking Water to Turlock and Ceres

Cost plunges for water treatment plant for Turlock and Ceres. Will it affect rates? SACRAMENTO BEE, BY JOHN HOLLAND DECEMBER 06, 2021 7:00 AM The water treatment plant being built for Turlock and Ceres will cost nearly $100 million less than expected. A low-interest state loan made that possible, project General Manager Robert Granberg said […]

Chris Manning to Succeed Jerry Overaa as Overaa Construction CEO

RICHMOND, Calif., October 14, 2021- C. Overaa & Co., a leading general contractor providing services to Northern California since 1907, today announced that Christopher Manning has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Additionally, Carl Overaa has been named President and Colby Powell has been named Chief Operating Officer. Gerald “Jerry” Overaa, who had been Chief Executive […]