Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Thursday, April 10, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos is testing Elevators #1, #2, and #3 in preparation for the final inspection by the State Elevator Inspector.
    • Technicians are installing the finishes and fixtures.
  • Zimmer-Eschette is re-cleaning miscellaneous areas throughout the building on various floors in the old section of the building.
    • Cleaning in the corridor and elevator lobby on the 1st Floor in the old section of the building will resume as the re-cleaning is completed.
  • The painting contractor finished painting the offices along the center corridor of the 1st Floor and the painters are applying touch-up paint in the mezzanine offices.
  • The contractor began trimming and installing the edge and corner ceiling tiles on the 4th Floor.
  • Royerre Commercial Carpet installer finished installing the carpet tiles on the 4th Floor.
    • They are installing cove base and transition strips on the 4th Floor.
  • Boe-Tel finished terminating the station cables in the offices on the 3rd Floor along Tulane Ave.
  • Herman Miller Group continues to install furniture for the offices along the center corridor on the 7th Floor.
  • Approximately 12 pallets of new light fixtures were delivered to the site.
    • The contractor continued work on the installation of the new fixtures on the 5th, 6th, and 7th Floors.

Lions/LSU Clinic Permanent Repairs and Mitigation:

  • CMI is continuing to frame the new walls on the 6th and 7th Floors.  
  • The electrical rough in continues on the 6th Floor. 
  • The exterior windows and casements are still being cleaned on the 1st Floor.

Dental School :

  • Zimmer completed the demolition of the concrete slab from the Auto Shop (Bldg. # 141).
    • They also demolished the HDC Storage Bldg. (#101). 
    • Some debris remains to be hauled off.
  • Needham Roofing removed an additional 6 squares of material from the Power Plant roof and installed the new insulation, decking and the granulated 2nd ply material. 
  • Schindler continues working on the punch list for Elevators # 6, #7, and #8. 
    • They began removing their material and debris from the basement and the penthouse of the Administration Building .
  • Sherlocks Construction began running conduit for the transformer and circuit panels that will expand the electrical capacity for future power requirements in the Bookstore and Library.

Exterior Lighting Project:

  • Frischhertz is continuing the installation of new lights and conduit in the Residence Hall Parking Lot under I-10.