Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, October 10, 2007

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Ordes finished running the new electrical feed for the parking garage.
    • The contractor also ran a new electrical feed for damaged emergency riser EMB.
  • Stratos continues to work on Elevators #7 & #8. 
  • Arc Mechanical is removing their heavy equipment truck off the jobsite.
  • Siemens continues to make progress with the fire alarm system replacements, pulling new wiring to the fire alarm device boxes in the basement.
    • The contractor also finished installing the sprinkler system modules on Floors 1 - 8 and is preparing to connect the controls for the fire pump in the basement. 
  • The painting contractor is working in Stairwell C removing the paint.
    • The contractor has completed the paint removal on Floors 6 - 9 in the stairwell.

Dental School :

  • Landis continued working on the installation of the wood veneer in the main lobby of the Clinic Building.
  • The ceiling tile has been installed in the 1st floor elevator lobby.
  • Landis began the rough-in installation of the conduit for the telephone and data lines in the 2nd floor Administration Building conference room.
  • Schindler installed the supports for the grippers (breaks) for the freight elevator.
    • They also worked on the punch list and made final adjustments to the elevator cars; #6 and #7.
  • The ceiling mounted speakers in the Clinic areas on the 2nd and 3rd floors have been removed.
  • The removal and replacement of the damaged laminate wall panels on the 2nd floor of the Clinic Building continues. 

Landscaping Project:

  • The crews continued installing plants and channel drains on the Gravier St. side of the Allied Health/Nursing Building.