Project Profile: Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Center (PICC), Pennsylvania

Project: Correctional Security Consulting & Engineering Services

Client: City of Philadelphia, Capital Program Office (CPO)

Scope of Work: Professional Systems Engineering, LLC provided correctional security consulting, hardware consulting, and engineering services as prime consultant to the city of Philadelphia, including systems studies, master planning, design, bid, and construction administration for this 946 bed, 13 housing unit facility.

Planning services included site analysis, program of user requirements, locking systems study and Security System Master Planning (SSMP). The SSMP included consoles, electronics, communications, control, life safety, operations, scheduling, phasing and cost estimates. The implementation strategy was phased to spread costs over multiple budget years.

The scope of services included phasing of multiple projects to allow renovation of entire facility while maintaining maximum occupation levels. Currently housing units F1, G1, H1, F2, G2, and H2, A, B, C, D, E, J and K and their associated auxiliary control consoles and facility control consoles are completed. Housing units and their auxiliary and facility control consoles are currently under renovation.

Communications Upgrades

  • Telephone
  • Intercom
  • Paging
  • Door stations
  • Emergency telephones
  • PLC integration

Video Surveillance Upgrades

  • Network video recorders
  • Officer viewing stations
  • PLC integration
  • IP cameras
  • Fix and PI2 cameras

Cell Locking and Life Safety Upgrades

  • Analysis of existing systems and wiring
  • Analysis of existing slider systems
  • Analysis of existing locking systems
  • Detection hardware consultants
  • Emergency manual release
  • PLC controls
  • PC touch screen graphical maps
  • UPS back-up power
  • Upgrades and control slider doors
  • Analysis of existing systems and wiring
  • Life Safety Code 101 compliance

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