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NCJ Number: 101991 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: National Directory of Corrections Construction
Author(s): C B DeWitt
Date Published: 1986
Page Count: 240
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
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Document: PDF
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Based on results of a national survey, this directory is a catalog of designs, construction methods, and costs for jails and prisons built between 1978 and June 1986.
Abstract: This first edition contains the first 102 correctional facilities from the survey. Questionnaires were completed by the architect for each project, the facility administrator, and a local government official. Facilities are profiled under State of location. Information is under the general categories of costs, security, inmate cells, dimensions, construction type, inmate design capacity, current staff, inmate housing areas, construction process, and architect's reported analyses. Where possible, floor plans are provided. Other information includes the names, addresses, and phone numbers of a contact person, the architect, and the construction manager. Facilities are indexed by State, city, and county; inmate design capacity; construction category; and facility name.
Main Term(s): Prison construction
Index Term(s): Architectural design; Construction costs; Jails; Prison costs; Specifications; State-by-state analyses
Note: National Institute of Justice Construction Directory
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