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Building Type Basics for Justice Facilities

Building Type Basics for Justice Facilities

Todd S. Phillips, Michael A. Griebel

ISBN: 978-0-471-00844-6

Jul 2003

352 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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$90.00

Description

Here's the in-depth information you need to initiate designs for a variety of justice facilities, including law enforcement, adult detention, courts, corrections, juvenile and family justice, and multi-occupancy facilities.
  • Features project photographs, diagrams and floor plans, and sections and details.
    Highlights such projects as Elgin Law Enforcement Facility in Elgin, IL; Federal Detention Center in Seattle-Tacoma, WA; Queens Family Court and Family Agency Facility in Queens, NY; and many more.
  • Combines in-depth coverage of the structural, mechanical, energy, cost information, safety, and security issues that are unique to justice facilities with the nuts-and-bolts design guidelines that will start the project off on the right track and keep it there through completion.

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Preface (Stephen A. Kliment)

Acknowledgments.

PART I: TYPES.

1. Introduction.

2. Law Enforcement Facilities.

3. Adult Detention Facilities.

4 Courthouse Facilities.

5. Adult Correctional Facilities.

6. Juvenile and Family Justice Facilities.

7. Multi-occupant Facilities.

PART II: SYSTEMS AND ISSUES.

8. Lighting and Acoustics.

9. Mechanical, Electrical, and Structural Systems.

10. Specialty Systems.

11. Security Systems.

12. Costs, Financing, and Project Delivery.

Appendix: Space Requirements for Justice Facilities.

Bibliography and Resources.

Index.