Overaa receives Congressional Commendation

Congressman John Garamendi, California’s 8th District representative, presented Overaa Construction with a Congressional Commendation honoring their 117 years in operation at the Richmond Civic Center, California, December 15, 2023.  Jerry Overaa, Chairman of Overaa Construction, accepted the award on behalf of the company, fittingly, in a building built by Overaa.  The award honored Overaa Construction […]

College Preparatory School Project Receives 2023 AIA East Bay Design Honor Award

Congratulations to College Preparatory School, Jensen Architects and project team on College Preparatory School’s new Math and Student Life Buildings receiving a 2023 AIA East Bay Design Honor Award. For this collaborative project, Overaa teamed with Jensen to replace aging facilities on the campus with a 10,000 SF wood framed facility housing modern classrooms, student […]

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 […]