Vanir Garners Slice of $8 Billion Calif. Prison Project


(04/21/2008)
Vanir Construction Management Inc. was selected by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to provide management services for the re-entry component of the state’s $7.7 billion dollar prison overhaul.

Calif. Corrections Names Architect for 1,900-bed Prison


(04/21/2008)
Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation officials awarded gkkworks the lead architect contract for a high-security facility expansion at the 3,200-bed Wasco State Prison.

Work Resumes on Problem-Plagued $20 Million North Carolina Jail


(04/21/2008)
Construction work resumed at the new 248-bed Albemarle District Jail after a five-month suspension ordered by county officials.

$20 Million Private Jail to Keep Florida Inmates Close to Home


(02/27/2008)
Private prison operator Cornell Corrections Inc. unveiled a new $20 million addition to the D. Ray James Prison that will house inmates from Charlton County.

Federal Authorities Expand L.A. Immigration Detention Center


(02/27/2008)
Federal authorities reached an agreement with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department to add 400 beds to the Mira Loma Detention Center.

Flooding Fails to Stop $37 Million Texas Jail Project From Taking Shape


(02/27/2008)
Construction work on the new $37 million Bell County Jail reached the halfway point early this year after spring flooding in 2007 forced project delays.

Indiana Jail To Get $43 Million Makeover


(02/27/2008)
Hamilton County Corrections Center will undergo a $43 million makeover to expand jail programming and operations space.

$50 Million Juvenile Facility Opens in Ohio


(02/27/2008)
Montgomery County officials unveiled a new $51.6 million juvenile justice center that combines judicial and detention facilities.

Charleston County Embarks on $90 Million Jail Expansion


(02/27/2008)
Charleston County Council approved a $90 million construction project to renovate and expand the existing county detention center.