Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave.:

  • Elevator #8 has been inspected by the State Elevator Inspector and certified for normal use.
    • Stratos finished installing the flooring for Elevator #3.
    • The contractor is working on punch-list items for Elevators #1, #2, & #3.
    • They are installing guard rails in the penthouse and applying touch-up paint on the lobby doors for Elevator #3.
  • Siemens continues to test the all of the new fire alarm devices.
    • They are trouble-shooting and repairing any problems as they are discovered during the testing.
    • The contractor is replacing any missing wire mold trim from the 3rd Floor up to the penthouse.
  • Zimmer-Eschette finished cleaning on the 1st Floor in the old section on the Charity side of the building and in the Shipping and Receiving area.
    • The area passed the visual inspection and was sampled. 
    • The contractor began prepping and cleaning on the 1st floor in the old section of the building on the I-10 side.
  • The contractor continues to remove floor tile on the 2nd Floor (old section) from Suite 214 behind the elevators.
  • The painting contractor continues to apply finish paint around the windows and doors on the 3rd Floor in the offices along Tulane Ave. and the center corridor.
    • The contractor is applying touch-up paint in the offices on the 4th Floor.
  • The contractor continues trimming and installing the edge and corner ceiling tiles on the 6th Floor.
  • Royerre Commercial Carpets continued installing new carpet tiles on the 6th Floor in the offices along Tulane Ave. and the center corridor.
    • Cove base and transition strips are being installed in the carpeted offices along Tulane Ave.
    • The contractor continues to prep the sub-floor and install new carpet tiles on the 8th Floor in the offices along the center corridor.
  • Boe-tel is testing the new data connections and network drops for the 7th Floor.

Dental School:

  • Sherlocks Construction finished running the data and phone cables for the temporary bookstore cash registers.
    • They installed the floor outlets for the cash registers. 
    • They have received the replacement door to the side offices leading to the Library.
  • Schindler received the parts and material to repair the freight elevator.  Repairs are underway.
    • They also began installing the cab interior and working on the punch list for Elevator #8 in the Administration Building.