Chaffee County Detention Center



Services Rendered:   Programming and full design services through construction.

Size:                            21,000 SF



New 56 bed County Jail and Dispatch Center for Chaffee County Sheriff and Emergency Services.  Including kitchen, work release, visitation, laundry, booking, and multipurpose areas.


Type of Construction:

Concrete grade beam foundation for the two story with mezzanine, composite steel frame structure with metal deck and concrete slab, concrete block exterior walls with exterior insulation and finish system, interior partitions of metal stud and masonry, high level of finishes in lobby creatively accomplished to stay in budget, single ply membrane roofing, fire suppression system, VAV mechanical system, security/ control room, dispatch center.


Budget:                        Original Budget $4.5 M without alternate for Dispatch Center

Actual Cost:                $3.52M Bids Received (With Owner Requested Alternates $3.86M)

Status:                         Occupied October 2003