The Minnesota Correctional Facility located in Shakopee, Scott County, Minnesota was constructed originally constructed in 1986. The facility is the only women-only state prison in Minnesota.
The facility has ten different buildings that all house different levels of custody ranging from high level custody to a less restricted living environments. The penitentiary has several different units of care including chemical dependency treatment, parenting, education and mental health. The building also contains facilities for segregation facility, industries, administration and engineering.
In August 2013, Schwickert’s was hired as a general contractor for a contract amount of $607,607 to install a 4-ply built-up roofing system on multiple buildings totaling up to 43,200 square feet of roofing installed. Throughout the project the obstacle of security and access around the facility was an added challenge to completing the project.