GEC is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and controls engineering and design services. The X-house Statesville Correctional Center is designed to have 60,000 square feet constructed area with 5 residential wings to include about 500 cells. The constructed area also includes a control room, a transfer area, a multi-purpose room and other facilities. The X-house facility is targeted for LEED Silver certification.
Special features includes a geothermal heat pump system, energy recovery ventilation, energy efficient lighting, lighting controls, and building automation system.