Essex County Correctional Facility - New Intake/Processing Facility

The scope of this project included the construction of a new one story, fully secure, Intake/Processing Facility at the existing Essex County Jail and House of Correction.

Project Details


Essex facility

Study and Project Designer:  Equus Design Group
General Contractor:  GVW, Inc.
Project Type: Design/Bid/Build
Project Cost: $9,485,000
Substantial Completion Date: Spring 2014

Project Features

  • Fully secured inmate processing area and inmate holding cells.
  • Fully enclosed vehicle sallyport.
  • Secured circulation service corridor.
  • High density operable file storage system.
  • Laundry conveyor system.
  • State of the art security system.
  • Uninterrupted power supply.