Monday, January 14, 2008
The walkway to the Residence Hall was reopened this morning. This walkway is again the main access to the Medical Education Building
from the parking lots. The first floor
doors to the MEB are again locked.
Please note that the stairway doors exiting the building at the first
floor are only to be used in case of an emergency, and an alarm will sound if
they are opened.
is trouble-shooting the fire alarm wiring in the basement, 8th Floor, and in the
mechanical and animal care rooms on the roof.
Elevator is installing the buffers for Elevator #8.
contractor is installing new doors for Elevator #1.
is working on relocating the demark to the 2nd Floor.
Remediation and Duct Cleaning:
finished coating the ducts on the 6th Floor.
contractor finished removing carpet on the 2nd Floor.
finished removing the peeling paint on the 3rd Floor and has begun
cleaning in the corridors and rooms along theTulane Ave. side of the building.
damaged floor tile has been removed on the 7th Floor. Crews are now working on the 6th Floor.
painting sub-contractor continues to float the walls on the 1st Floor. They are
painting the walls on the 8th Floor.
Constructors continue to install sheetrock for the new network closet in Room
866 passed TEM clearance related to the removal of the asbestos floor
7th Floor passed TEM clearance related to the removal of the asbestos floor
mold testing completed on the 4th Floor cleared the floor.
Dental School :
- Sherlock's Construction completed framing the walls for the temporary bookstore.
- The rough in electrical work has been finished.
- Dry wall is being installed on the walls.
- Needham Roofing is preparing to replace the Clinic Building roof.
- They continued to lift the roofing materials by crane onto the roof of the building.
- Crews are preparing to begin removing the old roofing material.
continued installing new exterior can lights around the perimeter of the Allied
was being installed at locations of the MEB that require re-plastering where
holes had to be cut for the new can lights
resumed the installation of irrigation piping and sprinklers that began last
week on the Perdido St. side of the MEB near the corner of Bolivar St.
completed one station and are close to completing the other.
also trenched for two additional irrigation stations mid-block on the Perdido
St. side of the MEB.