The project will upgrade AUSP Thomson’s electrical and mechanical systems to increase operating efficiencies, reducing energy consumption by 53 percent.Read more
The new Multnomah County, Ore., Jail Complex will soon benefit from an Energy Savings Performance Contract.Read more
ATHENS, Ga. — A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Nov. 13 for the new Athens-Clarke County Jail in Athens. Atlanta-based Rosser International Inc.Read more
LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. — Construction on the Dearborn County Law Enforcement Center began on June 17. The project entails adding an additional 34,405 square feet to the west side of the existing 58,800-square-foot jail.Read more
Detention cell doors are among the simplest and most reliable security feature of jails and prisons. The basic design of a swinging cell door lock has changed very little in the past century. Their familiarity and consistent operation have made them a part of the prison landscape that operators rarely think about.
But, that may be a big mistake.Read more