Our facilities

Seven of our nine prisons have industry facilities that can provide a wide range services.

Skills and capabilities

The prisons have a variety of skills and capabilities.

Metal work

  • Metal fabrication
  • Welding
  • Tool and die machining
  • Powder coating
  • Spray painting and finishing

Timber

  • Timber manufacture
  • Millwork
  • Furniture manufacture – including domestic and commercial
  • Furniture repair and restoration

Concrete

  • Concrete product manufacture

Textile

  • Specialist textile manufacture including weaving, cutting and sewing
  • Upholstery repairs
  • Clothing manufacturing and repair
  • Blanket manufacturing
  • Arts and craftwork

General assembly

  • Packaging work
  • Small assembly projects
  • Process assembly (electrical component sub assembly)
  • Deconstruction

Farming and agriculture

  • Plant propagation
  • Grain growing and cropping
  • Market garden produce –including hydroponically grown vegetables and glass house produce
  • Dairy production
  • Orchards
  • Aqua culture [also known as aquafarming or fish farming]

Kitchen services

  • Bakery

Commercial laundry services

  • Washing
  • Ironing
  • Dying capabilities

Vehicle repairs

  • Mechanical drop pits