Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

1542 Tulane Ave.:

  • Ordes Electric installed the wiring for the heating hot water pressure differential switches.
    • The contractor also installed the control box for the soft water system.
  • Arc Mechanical is installing pressure gauges on the soft water system. 
    • They are installing new pressure gauges on the Entery Thermal steam pipe assembly. 
  • Siemens continues to work on the fire alarm system, installing detectors in the ducts on Floors 9 and 10. 
  • Stratos Elevator continues to work on Elevators #1 and #7.
    • The new hoist cable installation for Elevator #8 is nearly complete.
  • Final Remediation and Duct Cleaning: 
    • Zimmer-Eschette is completing the duct cleaning for Floors 8, 9, & 10 and samples will be taken after AEC performs a visual inspection.
    • The contractor is removing carpet on the 7th floor.
    • Zimmer continues to remove debris from Floors 4 and 5.
    • The contractor continues to remove the peeling paint and clean Suite 123 on the 1st floor.
    • The contractor is preparing Suite 122 for remediation.

Dental School :

  • Landis began working on the punch list for the Clinic Building 1st Floor work. 
    • They are still awaiting the wall base and the material to wrap the columns in the main lobby.
    • Siemens changed the damaged thermostat in the Central Supply area.
  •  Landis stared working on the punch list items and the final cleaning of the 2nd Floor conference room.
  • Schindler began working on the dispatchers for Elevators # 6 and #7 in the Administration Building.  The dispatchers control the response of the elevators to the calls from the various floors in the building. 
    • They pulled cables for the new hoist ways for Elevators # 3 and #4 in the Clinic Building . 
    • They also began installing the interior for Elevator Car #4.

Landscaping Project:

  • Crews completed the installation of the remaining irrigation system components on the S. Roman St. side of the Allied Health/Nursing Building.