Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Lions/LSU Clinic Building:

  • The bids for the contract to complete the permanent repairs and Section 406 Mitigation work were opened today.
    • Three bids were received and are currently under evaluation.

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos Elevator continues to work on installing the new frame rails for Elevator #1.
    • The contractor is building cab walls for Elevator #7.
    • They are preparing Elevator #8 for the installation of new hoist cables.
  • Zimmer-Eschette finished cleaning the ducts on the 4th Floor.
    •  They are cleaning the fan coil units.
    • Duct sampling on the 5th Floor is complete.
    • The duct on the 7th Floor that had to be re-cleaned was re-sampled today.   
  • Zimmer continues to remove carpet and debris from the 4th Floor.
  • Ceiling tile is being removed from the 5th Floor.
  • The 7th Floor did not pass visual inspection following the final cleaning and it is being re-cleaned. 
    • The contractor has mobilized crews to the 6th Floor and has begun removing the peeling paint and cleaning all of the surfaces.
  • Zimmer removed the floor tile from Rooms 126, 357, and 455.
    • All of these rooms passed the visual inspection and air samples were taken.

Dental School :

  • Schindler worked on the hoist way for Elevator #4 and the wiring for the car operator panel (which allows the car to communicate with the microprocessor in the machine room).
  • They installed the floor indicator for Elevator #3.  (This equipment informs the elevator car of its location.)