Management & Training Corp. announced Friday that it has received a contract from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice's State Jail Division to operate the Dawson State Jail in Dallas.

The Dawson jail is a 10-story, 2,000-bed secure facility that houses both male and female inmates.The contract runs for three years, starting Sept. 1, with two one-year extensions. Total value of the contract over five years would be about $100 million.

MTC, based in Ogden, is the third-largest private prison operator in the country, with more than 6,300 beds under contract.