Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, May 2, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos finished installing the lighting in the #7 Elevator shaft.
  • Following the completion of the cleaning yesterday, air samples were taken from the 1st Floor side entrance and elevator lobby in the old section of the building.
  • The contractor is priming the bathrooms in the rear of the building on the 5th and 6th Floors.
  • Royerre Commercial Carpet continues to install cove base and transition strips on the 1st and 2nd Floors.
  • Boe-Tel finished installing the telephone feeder cables for the network closet on the 2nd Floor.
    • Trison is sealing the corridor ceiling holes on the 6th, 7th, and 8th Floors.
  • The Herman-Miller Group is assembling and installing modular furniture units in offices on the 5th, 6th, and 7th Floors.

Lions/LSU Clinic Permanent Repairs and Mitigation:

  • CMI started framing up interior walls and installing sheet rock on the 2nd Floor.
  • Crews continue to sheetrock the new laboratory walls on the 7th Floor.
  • The work on the mechanical systems on the 2nd, 6th and 7th Floors continued.
  • The rough in plumbing is being installed on the 6th and 7th Floors and the rough in electrical is going in on the 6th Floor.

Dental School :

  • Sherlocks Construction shut down the power to the bookstore and a portion of the Library and successfully connected and energized the new transformer and panels. 
    • There is now additional power available for existing equipment and for future use.
  • Needham Roofing continued their preparation for the predicted rains and resealed various roof penetrations and seams.