State Contract UCI 374
Since 1991 Utah Correctional Industries (UCI) has operated at the Central Utah Correctional Facility (CUCF) in Gunnison, Utah. The UCI building in Gunnison, completed in 1999 is a 48,000 square foot facility located on 100 acres of industrial rangeland.
UCI manufactures a wide variety of textile products for state agencies and private sector companies, including heavy-duty outdoor clothing, tents, backpacks, duffle bags, camera cases, lens pouches, harnesses, helmet covers, uniforms, safety vests, pillows, and mattresses.
The textile shops employ staff members with degrees in clothing design and production. Staff members help train inmate participants to manufacture a variety of goods. There is an average of 24 inmates learning textile skills such as sewing, assembly, cutting pieces, adding decorations and lettering, packaging and general office duties.
With over two hundred machines and a work force of up to two hundred inmate participants, the textile shops currently manufacture over 50,000 quality items per year. UCI produces a large assortment of uniforms, coats, mattresses, and pillows for every institutional need. Customized orders are also available. UCI provides a large selection of high-quality materials and precision workmanship. Quality inspections at every phase of the manufacturing process ensure a product produced with our commitment to provide the best products and services available today.
Refer to State Contract UCI 374.