Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Tuesday, March 18, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave.:

  • Stratos Elevator is adjusting Elevator #8 for automatic use.
    • They are repairing the 4th Floor lobby elevator door for Elevator #2. 
  • Siemens finished installing the smoke detectors in the shafts of Elevators #1, #2, & #3.
    • Siemens has resumed the installation of new fire alarm wiring on the 2nd Floor in the center corridor and along the Tulane Ave. side of the building. 
  • Zimmer-Eschette finished cleaning on the 2nd floor (old section) on both sides of the building.
    • Both areas passed the visual inspection and were sampled.
    • The contractor began cleaning on the 1st floor (old section) on the Charity side of the building and in the Shipping and Receiving area.  
  • The contractor continues to sand and prepare the walls and new sheetrock on the 2nd and 3rd Floors. 
  • The contractor finished removing the floor tile on the 3rd Floor in the old section of the building on the Charity side.
    • The area passed the visual inspection and was sampled.
    • The contractor is removing the floor tile on the 3rd Foor (old section) on the I-10 side. 
  • The painting contractor finished applying the finish paint on the 4th Floor in the corridor and offices along Tulane Ave. and along the center corridor.
    • The contractor also primed the offices in Suite 122 on the 1st Floor. 
  • The contractor continues with the installation of ceiling tiles on the 6th and 7th Floors and has begun installing tiles on the 5th Floor.

Dental School :

  • Durr Construction finished grading the HDC Library (#180) and Daycare (#124) sites today.
  • Concrete Busters continued removing the debris from the HDC Administration Bldg (#138). 
    • They also started removing the transite panels and siding from the HDC Allied Health Bldg (#119).
  • Sherlock Construction installed the 2 x 4 recessed lights in the vestibule area outside the temporary bookstore and wired them to the circuit panel.

MEB Roof Replacement:

  • Crawford continues vacuuming out the rain water that is trapped below the lightweight concrete insulation.
  • The electrical sub-contractor has completed rerouting the electrical conduit below the roof for all but one section of the manifold that feeds the building exhaust.
  • The roofing contractor has also completed installing the wood base around all the equipment that is mounted on the main roof.

Downtown Landscaping Project:

  • Crews completed the installation of the irrigation station on the S. Roman St. side of the Residence Hall. 
  • They connected the control wires to the irrigation valves around the Residence Hall.