Institutional and Commercial Construction

South West Detention Centre, Windsor, ON


Project owner: Infrastructure Ontario, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Date: 2011-2011

Total cost: $247 million


CLAC-represented companies: JMR Electric Ltd., Empire Roofing Corporation, ERC Metal Cladding Inc.


CLAC members at peak: 120


Scope: CLAC members employed as plumbers, electricians, sheet metal workers, HVAC mechanics, roofers, and labourers were responsible for the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, roofing, and metal cladding on this new detention facility.