Sandstone federal correctional institute (FCI)

Owner: US Department of Justice
Architect: KKE Architects
Location: Sandstone, MN
Size: 100,000 SF
Value: $20,153,000
Delivery Method: Design-Bid-Build

Our company was awarded this contract to build a new 535 bed housing facility, powerhouse, water tower, water treatment plant, and infrastructure for steam and electricity. The housing unit was a two-story, 50,000 SF building that houses inmates in a minimum-security environment. The 40,000 SF powerhouse contained the boilers, water treatment plan, electrical distribution, and emergency power. The infrastructure portion of this project consisted of underground steam distribution, electrical distribution, sanitary sewer, force main, lift station, storm sewer, and water retention pond. Our company self-performed 16% and executed a Phase 2 project worth an additional $1,400,000.