Western Massachusetts Women's Correctional Center Expansion

This new housing structure (Housing Unit 3) provides 64 additional inmate cells with a unit management core.

The project involved the construction of a Western MA Regional Women’s Correctional Center Expansion

Project Details

Chicopee Women's Correctional

Designer - Kleinfelger - SEA
onstruction Manager - Daniel O'Connell Sons
Project Type: CM at Risk
Project Cost: $18,500,000
Substantial Completion Date: Summer 2014

Project Features

The project added approximately 18,000 SF to the existing Correctional Center Facility. The Project used Building Information Modeling (BIM), Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) principles, and Lean construction delivery tools. Integrated Project Delivery is a more collaborative project delivery approach that integrates people, business structures and practices in a process that collaboratively harnesses the talents and insights of all participants to optimize efficiency through all phases of design, fabrication and construction.

  • Construction of a two floor plus a plenum, 18,750 SF, 64 cell housing unit
  • Expansion of the inmate processing building
  • LEED Gold Certified