Ireland Brown Construction | Melbourne Assessment Prison

Melbourne Assessment Prison

Project Name
Melbourne Assessment Prison
Department of Justice, Victoria
Guymer Bailey Architects
Project Value
$3.3 Million
Project Time Frame
September 2005 - June 2006

Construction Works
• The construction of staff and management facilities, office areas, a reception area, a sign-in register, meeting rooms and general waiting areas. The works were based on standard commercial fit out principles that included integration with the Security System upgrade. The fit out works also included the installation of new logging facilities, search rooms, drug and explosive detection rooms and biometric and key safe equipment. This required the integration of high security elements into the fitout

• The construction of high security professional visits and non-contact visit cubicles utilising concrete filled block work, structural steel, impact resistant linings, security glazing and specialised metalwork.

Security Works
• Upgrade of the CCTV system
• Replacement of the security management system
• Installation of new biometric system