U.S. PENITENTIARYYazoo City, MS

Project Scope

Design-build of a high-security United States Penitentiary and minimum-security Federal Prison Camp with a gross building area of 780,000-SF. The complex houses approximately 1,200 inmates. The USP campus plan places six, 2-story housing units, a secure housing unit, and program and multipurpose structures in a rectangular campus layout enclosing a central secure compound. Performed as a 50/50 Joint Venture. Main Buildings and structures include six, 2-story housing buildings housing 960 inmates; a 2-story special housing building for 120 inmates; administrative buildings; food service (kitchen/dining) building; education, psychology, and religious facilities; medical services building; warehouse; recreational building; personal services building; vocational building; factory; central utilities plant; maintenance shops; two guard towers; and extensive parking facilities. Performed as a 50/50 joint venture.

PROJECT FACTS:

CLIENT
Federal Bureau of Prisons


CORE MARKET
Judicial and Correctional


SERVICE
Design/Build