Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Ordes continues to work on installing the starters for the Parking Garage exhaust fans.
  • Stratos Elevator is leveling the cab for Elevator #8 and continues to remove the counter-weights and elevator cab frame for elevator #1.
    • The contractor continues to work in the penthouse wiring the controller for Elevator #7.
  • Siemens continues to finalize some speaker and strobe installations in the auditorium on the 1st Floor and is installing new wiring, speakers, and strobes on the 7th Floor. 
  • The painting contractor is working in Stairwell D and is removing the peeling paint on Floors 1 - 5.
    • The contractor is also floating the walls on Floors 4 - 7. 
  • Faculty members continue to clean their offices and remove personal items on Floors 7 and 8.

Dental School :

  • Landis began installing the ceiling panels for the Curviture ceiling in the 1st Floor lobby in the Clinic Building .
    • They began installing the reception desk in the main lobby.
  • Schindler finished running wires to the machine room for Elevators #3 and #4.
    • They installed the interior lights in the freight elevator.

MEB Morgue Cooler:

  • The contractor is waiting on ordered material to complete the job.
    • Stainless steel strips for the wall panel seams,
    • Replacements for the dented panels,
    • Hose with reel for washing the coolers, and
    • Insulation for the bypass valves to prevent the condenser from freezing. 
  • They are also scheduling the repair for the new epoxy flooring by the exterior side of the Cooler #1 door.

Outdoor Lighting Project:

  • The demolition of the old lights from underneath the patio areas on both sides of the MEB and the cutting for new access panels is complete.