Douglas County Adult Detention Center- Douglasville, GA

Scope: The Douglas County Jail, located in Douglasville, Georgia, is a four-story building which includes the sheriff’s office, detention administration area, training area, support area, and dispatch. The facility also includes intake, hearing areas, medical/infirmary, kitchen, warehouse, and maintenance areas. There are seven hundred-and-four (704) maximum/medium security steel modular cells as well as minimum security dorms.

SteelCell provided seven hundred-and-four (704) two-inmate prefabricated detention modules for this four-level, mid-rise facility. Due to the speed of this project, SteelCell was able to provide BIM/ shop drawings, produce the cells, and deliver all units within one hundred (100) days of the receipt of the purchase order.

Pauly Jail installed one hundred seventy-six (176) steel modular cells per floor in a two (2) week period per floor. The overall start to finish was scheduled of less than three (3) months.

Start Date: 12/22/2010

Completion Date: 10/30/2012

Pauly Jail Building Company Contract Amount: $6,612,458.00

Comprehensive Program Manager: Mr. Eric Johnson | (404) 931-6485 Phone |

Construction Manager:  Turner/New South Joint Venture | 3560 Lenox Rd., Suite 1100 | Atlanta, GA 30326 | (404) 443-4000 Phone | Contact: Rob Schulten

Security Architect:  HOK Architects | 11 Peachtree Street, NE, Suite 4100 | Atlanta, GA 30303 | (312) 254-5350 Phone | Contact: Gerry Guerrero

Pauly Jail Building Company self-performs the installation of all detention equipment for every project and is signatory with the International Ironworkers.

Partners that were a part of this project:

- Global Security Glazing for Security Glass

- RR Brink Locking Systems, Inc. for Detention Hardware

- SteelCell of North America for Modular Security Cells & Cell Closure Panels

- Willo Products for Security Hollow Metal, Security Cell Sliders, Detention Screens, & Detention Furniture

A Look Into the Installation Process

Video Segment of Douglas County Jail Upper Cell Installation 

Great Job Team!


Letter of Recommendation

Letter of Recommendation

Letter of Recommendation

Letter of Recommendation