9. Mohave County Correctional Facility
PROJECT COST: $72 Million
The 242,000-sq-ft facility will house 688 beds in pod-style living unit configurations, but includes shell space which will allow expansion to 848 beds. The site can also accommodate an adjacent structure which will allow expansion to a total of 1,100 beds. Therefore, all services, mechanical, electrical, kitchen, laundry and medical are sized to accommodate the full expansion to 1,100 beds.
Location: Kingman, Ariz.
Started: August 2008
Target Completion: October 2010
Owner: Mohave County
Design Firm: Durrant
General Contractor: FaulknerUSA
Consultant: RNL Design
Subcontractors: Hi-Tech Steel; JSC Concrete; Helix Electric; Cobb Mechanical Contractors; Legg Inc.; Norment Security