GEORGIA BURAEU OF INVESTIGATION

COLLIBORATION PROJECT WITH

HERA

Architect Designer Planner | Architect Planning

SAVANNAH, Georgia

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Pooler, GA (08/12/2019) – On Monday, August 12, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of the Coastal Crime Laboratory in Pooler.  The 64,000-square foot project allows for increased staffing capacity, higher efficiency for lab testing, and easier accessibility for customers to deliver and retrieve forensic evidence.  This facility contains a full-service morgue and will be set up to allow for forensic biology, forensic chemistry, firearms, and forensic toxicology services.   The current building had reached maximum capacity with the growth in population and demand for services. 

The $50,000,000 project was funded by the Georgia legislature. The GBI’s Staff Services section partnered with DPR Construction, JMA Architecture, & GSFIC during the 36-month project.

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