The first task given when starting a new prison is to read the CEO's letter and prepare for prisoner intake. The letter contains a few important things that are not covered in the tutorial such as water management, the use of holding cells, and food service.
Congratulations on completing your basic induction – you are now a fully qualified Prison Architect! Soon you’ll be designing, building and running your own prisons starting from nothing but an empty plot of land and a few stacks of bricks. Before you get started, I thought I might share some important lessons with you.
4. Many items require a water connection. Water is provided by a Water Pump Station, and pipes are built in the Utilities view. Use Small pipes to connect individual items together, then use Large pipes to connect back to the station. Small pipes can only carry water so far before they lose pressure.
That’s about everything – good luck!
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