Maricopa County Downtown Court Tower

Phoenix, Arizona


Norment Security Group, Inc. was awarded a $7.0 million contract for the detention equipment work for the Maricopa County Court Tower, located in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. This modern 13 story court tower is contained in 695,000 square feet, and includes 32 courtrooms with 22 of these courtrooms fully built out. The Court Tower also houses 1,300 in-custody holding cells, centralized jury assembly space, victim and witness waiting area, and secure judicial chambers.

This facility will be connected by underground tunnel to the massive 4th Avenue Jail, another high profile Phoenix project for which Norment served as the DEC. Norment was involved in securing the first eight floors of this court tower. Norment furnished and installed the following Detention Equipment:

  • Security Hollow Metal – Habersham Metal Products Company
  • Security Ceilings – Habersham Metal Products Company (60,000 SF)
  • Metal Wall Panel System – Habersham Metal Products Company (140,000 SF)
  • Detention Hardware, Locks, and Sliding Device Operators (Pneumatic) – Airteq
  • Detention Furnishings -Chief Industries
  • Detention Glazing – Global Security
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  • Project Statistics

    Start Date: April 2010
    Completion Date: October 2011

    General Contract Value: $335 Million
    Norment Original Value: $7.0 Million
    Norment Final Value: $6.9 Million
    CO - Owner Initiated Change Orders

    SF: 695,000
    Type: Direct Bid to CMAR
    LEED Silver Certification
  • Owner

    Maricopa County Facilities Management
    Capitol Facilities Development
    401 W. Jefferson Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85013

    Contact: Janet Palicino
    Phone: 602-506-1141
  • Architect

    2325 East Camelback Road
    Suite 200
    Phoenix, AZ 85016

    Contact: Oz Wagner
    Phone: 602-337-2700
  • Construction Manager

    Gilbane Building Company
    2111 East Highland Avenue
    Suite 350
    Phoenix, AZ 85016

    Contact: Christopher Beck
    Phone: 602-553-4715
    Fax: 602-553-4702
  • Norment Personnel

    Project Manager: David Talkington
    Project Engineer: Mitchell Harbaugh
    Field Superintendent: Donald O’Barr