Trussbilt offers a free online class Detention Design and Construction with Truss-reinforced Steel Panels which gives one AIA Health, Safety and Welfare Design (HSW) hour. Click here for more information.

Trussbilt offers innovative and effective security solutions for both new construction and retrofit applications.

Sheriff Newsletters

Trussbilt periodically emails newsletters with educational information to Sheriffs and other law enforcement. They include real-world case studies that highlight how to address the detention needs that you encounter in your duties. Click here to sign up for the newsletter. Trussbilt will not share your information with any other companies.

October 2013 - Lightweight Cells Solve Weight Problem for 2-Story Facility

This newsletter features the City of Henderson Detention Facility in Henderson, Nevada. Construction space was tight, and the owner wanted a "softer" look to the cells and surrounding detention areas. This profile describes how TrussWall and TrussCoat were used to meet the owner’s requirements.

Other newsletter topics include acoustical metal security ceilings and information on a new website capability to easily find all Trussbilt projects in a region.

August 2013 -New Jail Meets Security Requirements on Limited Budget

This newsletter features the SCORE Jail, South Correctional Entity in Des Moines, Washington. The story describes the challenges and their ultimate success in building a new full service regional jail that could cost-effectively serve varying detention needs.

Other newsletter articles highlight the TrussCoat® finish paint system with anti-microbial properties that was used in the SCORE facility, a discussion of fire rating of steel wall panels, and a brief introduction to wood-look detention doors.

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