Illinois Youth Center - Joliet, IL

Scope: The Illinois Youth Center was converted to an adult maximum security housing and treatment facility for the mentally ill. A total of thirteen (13) buildings were included in the contract. The work included accommodations for mentally ill offenders including suicide prevention, hardening of cells, provisions for bunks, provisions for desks, and provisions for shelving. Renovations included replacing doors, locks, and windows.

Start Date: 03/27/2015

Completion Date: 06/16/2016

Pauly Jail Building Company Contract Amount: $3,549,000.00

Construction Manager: Blinderman Construction Co., Inc. | 8501 West Higgins Road, Suite 320 | Chicago, IL 60631 | (773) 444-0500 Phone

Security Architect: DLR Group | 333 West Wacker Drive | Chicago, IL 60606 | (312) 382-9980 Phone

Sheriff: Sheriff Mike Kelley | 16911 W Laraway Rd, Suite 101 | Joliet, IL 60433 | (815) 727- 8575 Phone

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:

- Accurate Controls, Inc. for Security Systems

- Global Security Glazing for Security Glass

- Hope's Windows, Inc. for Security Windows

- Kane Innovations, Inc. (Kane Detention) for Security Mesh

- Trussbilt for Security Hollow Metal