Trussbilt ships first modular prison cells

In the courtesy photo above, Trussbilt employees pose with a load of fully completed units ready to ship on Thursday. At right, cell units are loaded onto a trailer Monday morning.

Trussbilt, LLC began shipping the first half of an order of 64 modular prison cells for the Calloway County Jail in Fulton, Missouri, on Thursday. The full cells will be placed into position at the jail facility in Missouri and welded together to house two inmates each.

Trussbilt is currently bidding on potential contracts to build similar full cell units for jails in Iowa, Minnesota and Florida.