Victor R. Schellenberg - Hampton VA
James Zsoldos - Grafton VA
Joy L. Hartman - Chesapeake VA
William H. Smith - late of Newport News VA
Wilbur T. Covington - Grafton VA
Allen Conley - Tabb VA
Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company - Newport News VA
The present invention is directed to a water-based correctional facility, a water-based correctional system including a ship or ship hull converted into a water-based correctional facility and a method of converting a ship or ship hull into the correctional facility or system. Preferably, the correctional system includes a water-based pier and vehicular bridge. The correctional facility includes all the features and capabilities of a typical land-based correctional facility.