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Total value of Virginia construction projects currently in our database:

Commercial Projects (value)
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Bid Phase:$354,998,942
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Prison Project Case Study in Virginia

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Project Overview

Project Title:BLUE RIDGE REGIONAL JAIL AMHERST
Estimated Value:$33,867,000
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Project Location

State:Virginia
County:Amherst
Address:Rte 210

Project Type

Building Category:Prisons
Work Type:New

Project Description:

Prison Administrative,Athletic Courts,Break Room,Cafeteria,Cells,Classroom,Communications,Computer,Infirmary,Inmate Intake/Outtake Area,Jail,Kitchen,Light Security Prison,Locker Room,Office[s],Processing,Records Storage,Restroom,Security,Shower,Sleep,Vehicle Parking,Vending,Visiting Area,Waiting CMU Block Structural Frame,Structural Steel Frame,Brick Exterior,Concrete Block Exterior The project consists of the construction of a 380 bed Adult Detention Center for the Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority. The building ranges from one story to three stories, and is a combination of structural steel frame with masonry and concrete load bearing interior and exterior walls, with a brick and block veneer. It is approximately 170,000 gross square feet. A separate advance site work package for clearing, grubbing, bulk grading, utilities, road work and preparing the building pad will be under construction when this project bids