Greenville County Detention Center

General Contractor: M.B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc.
Address: Greenville, SC
Architect: Moseley Architects
Project Responsibility: Structural Engineering Design

MMSA provided structural engineering services for new Greenville County Juvenile Detention Center. Located adjacent and north of the existing adult detention center, the new three-story, 48-bed Juvenile facility includes Secure Receiving, Holding, Release, and Medical Exam and Nurses Station on the lower level; Detention Housing, and Main Control on the Mid-level; and Dining, and Educational /Administration functions on the upper level. The design includes a secured exterior recreation yard and a secured fenced area acting as an emergency containment area for up to 70 individuals. The facility also has a secure vehicle sally port large enough to allow the turn-a-round of an emergency ambulance or extended van transport vehicle.