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U.S. Penitentiary

Caddell Construction builds U.S. Penitentiary in Yazoo, MS
Caddell Construction builds U.S. Penitentiary in Yazoo, MS

Project Scope

This design/build, 780,000 SF, high-security United States Penitentiary and minimum-security Federal Prison Camp houses approximately 1,200 inmates. The USP campus plan places six, 2-story housing units, a secure housing unit, and program and multipurpose structures in a rectangular campus layout enclosing a central secure compound. Main Buildings and structures include six, 2-story housing buildings for 960 inmates, a 2-story special housing building for 120 inmates, administrative buildings, food service (kitchen/dining) building, education, psychology, and religious facilities, medical services building, warehouse, recreational building, personal services building, vocational building, factory, central utilities plant, maintenance shops, two guard towers, and extensive parking facilities.

This project achieved USGBC LEED Gold and was performed as part of a 50/50 joint venture with GRW as the Designer of Record.



Federal Bureau of Prisons