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Justice & Corrections Project List

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Justice Centers/Courthouses

19th Judicial District Courthouse
Parish of East Baton Rouge, Louisiana

  • Courtroom technology
  • Information technology
  • Telecommunications
  • In building RF distribution system

Bridgeport Superior Court and Center for Juvenile Matters
Bridgeport, Connecticut

  • Courtroom technology
  • Physical and electronic security

Cantonsville District Court
Cantonsville, Maryland

  • Security
  • Data / telecommunications
  • Courts technology infrastructure

Franklin County Courthouse and Secure Parking
Columbus Ohio

  • Physical and electronic security
  • Parking security

Kent Count Courthouse Complex
Dover, Delaware

  • Courtroom technology
  • Security
  • Communications

Lehigh County Courthouse
Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Communications
  • Electronic security
  • Perimeter / physical control security

Niagara Falls Police and Courts
Niagara Falls, New York

  • Acoustics, noise, and vibration control
  • Data / telecommunications and video networks
  • Court technologies
  • Police and 9-1-1 technologies
  • Security/enforcement

Southern Maryland U.S. District Court
Greenbelt, Maryland

  • Security infrastructure
  • Communications infrastructure
  • Audio/visual infrastructure
  • Acoustics
  • Fire Protection

Washington County Courthouse
City of Hagerstown, Maryland

  • Security
  • Communications

Prisons / Jails

Bayside State Prison
Leesburg, New Jersey

  • Design pneumatic locking systems replacement
  • Design control console
  • PLC with PC touch screen system
  • Renovations during occupancy

Bergen County Jail / Annex
Hackensack, New Jersey

  • Renovations and new additions for 1,500-bed facility
  • Provided complete redundant, touch screen computers for the site and control center
  • Systems include card access, CCTV, detention control, duress/panic, inmate management, facilities tracking, intercom, paging, fence detection and elevator control
  • Site-wide computerized life safety
  • Design/build secure fence and perimeter system

Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center (CTPHC)
Jessup, Maryland

  • Renovations and a new housing unit addition to the hospital
  • Complete digital data center
  • Redesign and deployment of all equipment including servers, telecommunications, and monitoring systems were required
  • Security electronics, control system, master control center, perimeter security, and communications infrastructure.

City and County of San Francisco Jail #3 Replacement Project
San Bruno, California

  • Provided field review of built infrastructure, security systems, and operational aspects of the systems to ascertain completeness and functionality
  • Review of contract documents, shop drawings, and commissioning reports
  • Field witnessed testing of CCTV, intercom/paging, duress alarm, MATV and detention control systems

Eaton County Jail
Charlotte, Michigan

  • Replaced the oldest touch-screen system in an operating facility with new PLC color graphics
  • CCTV, intercom, locking control system
  • Renovations during occupancy

Essex County Correctional Facility
Newark, New Jersey

  • Developed Master Plan for this 3,000-bed facility
  • High technology fire protection
  • Security and communications including card access, emergency sound system, paging, and life safety analysis

Federal Bureau of Prisons - Metropolitan Detention Center
Brooklyn, New York

  • New 2,000-bed, two-tower, 12-story federal facility
  • Life safety/fire alarm systems
  • Console design, control room layout
  • Operations equipment integration
  • Telecommunications
  • Dual redundant emergency electrical switchgear and power distribution for entire site

Fort Peck Detention Center
Poplar, Montana

  • Electronic security
  • Physical security
  • Tele/data infrastructure

George W. Hill Correctional Facility
Thorton, Pennsylvania

  • Expansion of the video teleconference areas to develop a state-of-the-art teleconference center.
  • Renovation of existing holding cells, and addition of new holding cell
  • Video arraignment center meeting acoustical requirements for defendant/attorney/client confidentiality
  • Phased implementation to allow unimpeded and continuous use of facilities during construction
  • Sprinkler and fire detection system expansion

Hardin County Combined Residential/Detention Facility
Hardin, Kentucky

  • Security system design for new facility including central monitoring and controlled access system
  • Door monitoring and lighting control
  • CCTV surveillance
  • Intercom and paging
  • Fire alarm interfacing for monitoring

Hudson County Correctional Facility
Kearny, New Jersey

  • Master planning for 2,000-bed facility
  • Site security and Communications

Jessup Correctional Institution / Annex
Jessup, Maryland

  • Five-year site development project for 3,700-bed facility
  • Master Planning, programmatic development, and construction documentation for 40-acre expansion
  • Infrastructure for five correctional facilities
  • Detention control, security, door security, fencing
  • Fire protection, lighting and utilities

Lexington-Fayette Detention Center
Lexington, Kentucky

  • Security planning, development, and design/build documentation including extensive card readers, CCTV, touch screen PLC-based controls and state-of-the-art control center
  • Integrated data/telephone/video communication systems including digital PBX, data networks, satellite reception/distribution, ATM/ Sonet connection to Lexington government and video conferencing
  • Highly structured cabling system required for demanding computer activity
  • Life safety systems

Maryland Correctional Training Center (MCTC)
Hagerstown, Maryland

  • Perimeter security fences with Fence Approach Detection Systems (FADS) and electronic security systems
  • Site and perimeter lighting
  • Control centers and control towers
  • Site utilities and demolition at 400-bed dormitory
  • Master planning, conceptual schematic design and modifications to entire site
  • Fire alarm/sprinklers/life safety
  • Site security and communications
  • Security consultant/engineer for 7-wing lock renovation
  • Complete hardware/software/controls retrofit for one of the nation’s oldest housing blocks
  • Provided redundant PPP processors to retrofit the existing 350 cells

Maryland Penitentiary (MTSC)
Baltimore, Maryland

  • Site utilities and demolition at 400-bed dormitory
  • Master planning, conceptual schematic design and modifications to entire site
  • Fire alarm/sprinklers/life safety
  • Site security and communications

New Jersey State Prison
Trenton, New Jersey

  • Design pneumatic locking systems replacement
  • Design control console
  • PLC with PC touch screen system
  • Renovations during occupancy

North Branch Correctional Institute
Cumberland, Maryland

  • Security Systems for this 512-bed maximum security housing facility including perimeter security, control consoles, central processing, and PLC modules
  • Communication Systems including, video surveillance, intercom and paging systems, nurse-call/communication, infrastructure for telephone and data communication, radio duress system, site-wide satellite cable TV, and video conferencing
  • Site Fire Alarm System interfaced to site-wide monitoring
  • Site lighting including general area lighting and zoned perimeter alarm lighting

Ocean County Jail
Toms River, New Jersey

  • New addition will add additional housing to include 400+ beds plus numerous workplace and program space upgrades
  • Renovations including the existing medium and maximum three-story structures
  • Electronic security
  • Master control center
  • Fire protection/fire alarm/life safety services
  • Construction administration and commissioning services
  • Communication infrastructure will provide proper distribution of voice/data/video/fax service, MATV, and video visitation systems.
  • New food service reconstruction security/communication system
  • Site Security fencing/Sally Port design/emergency Sally Ports
  • Site electronic security/monitoring services
  • Site-wide fire alarm monitoring
  • Site-wide communications including infrastructure wiring, intercom, CCTV surveillance, uninterruptible power supply coordination, intrusion alarm interface, gate control interface
  • Lighting control system integration

Patuxent Institution
Jessup, Maryland

  • New food service reconstruction security/communication system
  • Site Security fencing/Sally Port design/emergency Sally Ports
  • Site electronic security/monitoring services
  • Site-wide fire alarm monitoring
  • Site-wide communications including infrastructure wiring, intercom, CCTV surveillance, uninterruptible power supply coordination, intrusion alarm interface, gate control interface
  • Lighting control system integration

Philadelphia House of Correction
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Renovation program for one of the nation’s oldest correctional facilities
  • Provided new life safety system for 1, 250-bed facility
  • Fast-track installation of computerized fire alarm and smoke detection systems

Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Complex
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Developed Security Master Plan and locking system analysis
  • Design, bid assistance, and construction administration services for rehabilitation of the existing J-cell doors
  • Performed software and hardware analysis, addressed life safety code issues, evaluated electrical service and power supply requirements and designed operator interface equipment and placement
  • Security improvements to Housing Unit K including new control consoles, PLC system interfacing, PC/touch screen, and cell doors and locks

International Project

  • Compliance with United Nations standards for those in detention and/or under government/justice incarceration Compliance with ACA standards, while meeting scrutiny of amnesty international
  • Recommendations included architectural planning, functional flow, recommended M/E/P standards, and coordinating with all trades to ensure all designs, products, and equipment specified for this project met U.S. and International Standards for prisons and correctional facilities

Rikers Island
New York, New York

  • $15+ million perimeter security electronics and detection monitoring center
  • Site infrastructure design
  • $6.8 million renovation for Rikers Islands West Perimeter.

Riverfront State Prison
Camden, New Jersey

  • Security and control systems upgrade
  • Door access/control system PLC with PC touch screen
  • CCTV retrofit and intercom replacement
  • New master control center and new local control centers (8)

SCI Phoenix (Formerly SCI Graterford)
Skippack, Pennsylvania

  • Two facilities will be constructed in a design/build effort at the site of the existing SCI Graterford with a proposed capacity of 4,100 beds. SCI Phoenix will be a 2,100-bed, maximum-security prison and a 2,000-bed, medium-security prison
  • Bridging Document, Physical and Electronic Security
  • Technology
  • Life Safety services

Sedgwick County Adult Detention Facility
Wichita, Kansas

  • Upgrade Master Control System
  • Assessment of electronic security controls and related systems

Theo Lacy Jail B/C
Orange County, California

  • Constructability review of B/C additions
  • Analysis and findings report of design documentation by construction entities
  • Contract adjudication analysis and recommendations to county
  • Survey, analysis and review of contractor completion
  • Owner from potential $750K claim protected

Travis County Correctional Complex (TCCC)
Austin, Texas

  • Evaluate, analyze, make recommendations, design, and provide bid documentation including specifications for renovation of all control panels
  • Providing touchscreen control stations, and control logic to upgrade the existing devices, and to make the systems fully compliant with Texas Commission for Jail Standards (TCJS). Provide fully compliant and safe /secure environment for staff and detainees.
  • Systems fully compliant with all State and local codes including Texas Administrative Code for Public Safety and Corrections Part 9: Texas Commission on Jail Standards

Travis County Jail
Austin, Texas

  • Survey the existing conditions that would affect the project
  • Recommend and pre-test the solution to assure adequate smoke detection coverage in each cell
  • Test all systems prior to design, and provide mockup tests to verify the detection system will function properly before detailed designs
  • Provide all Design Development and Construction documentation to ensure the Contractor complies with all these standards
  • Provide test procedures to verify system meets code
  • Provide full Construction Administrative Services including shop drawing review, site visits and progress meetings, final acceptance testing and closeout documentation as per contract requirements

Virginia Beach Correctional Facility
Virginia Beach, Virginia

  • Renovation of security and fire alarm systems in two existing facilities of different ages, one system addressable, one system relays
  • One new central control center replacing two
  • PLC system with fiber optic network
  • PC touch screen
  • Upgrades and interfacing of existing radio system, intercom/paging system, CCTV system, fire alarm system, cell locking, door control and housing unit control consoles

Winchester Regional Adult Detention Center
Winchester, Virginia

  • Analysis and design of PLC-based control systems including control consoles, PLC’s, touch screen computer systems, intercoms and CCTV.
  • The deliverable is a RFP documentation to solicit contractor performance-based bidding.

Western Correctional Institution (WCI)
Cumberland, Maryland

  • Planning, design and construction documentation for all buildings on 40-acre site
  • Security and communications including door and gate control, lighting control, video surveillance, intercom, paging, nurse call, and duress/panic alarm
  • Site-wide fire alarm monitoring
  • Site-wide MATV, satellite and broadcast services for 12 Buildings.
  • Certification, testing, and inspection services

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