McCreary County KY Federal Prison

Location: McCreary County, KY
General Contractor: Caddell Construction Company
Architect: Kennedy Associates, Inc.
Owner: Federal Bureau of Prisons
Electrical Contract Amount: $18,386,900


Design build project to construct a new 1100 man medium security prison and work camp.  The project included furnishing and installing 15KV incoming switchgear with a double loop primary feeder system and isolation switches around the entire facility.  Additionally, we furnished and installed three 2000KW, 15KV emergency generators and the associated 15KV paralleling switchgear.  We also provided and installed the conduit system, copper cables and fiber optic cables throughout the facility for the security, telephone, fire alarm, CCTV and MATV systems.  This project was completed on budget and two months ahead of schedule.