Turner Awarded $52 Million in Correctional Contracts
Turner Construction Co. is managing the construction of two jail expansion projects in the state of Georgia for Corrections Corp. of America. The projects will accommodate 1,660 additional inmates upon completion in June 2010.
The $27-million expansion of the Wheeler County Correctional Facility in Alamo includes construction of two dormitory buildings to house 792 prisoners. The $25-million expansion of Coffee County Correctional Facility in Nicholls will accommodate 868 prisoners.