GEO Blackwater River Correctional Facility (Milton, FL)

General contractor: White Construction (Ridgeland, MS)

Contract: $10,285,000


  • 2,000-bed special needs prison and support facilities
  • 400,000-square-foot facility consisting of 12 structures

Design Build

  • 18-month construction schedule, including electrical design
  • Complete electrical and lighting, including low-voltage lighting controls
  • Fire alarm system
  • Security electronics rough-in
  • Lightning protection and grounding
  • LEED Certified Gold design
  • Backup 1,500 kVA generator system
  • Backup UPS systems for controls and security electronics
GEO Blackwater Correctional Facility