Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Dental School: 

  • The State Fire Marshal is scheduled to inspect the Clinic and Administration Buildings tomorrow afternoon.
    • The LSUHSC Facility Services staff have successfully completed an extensive set of inspections and tests of critical building systems and components that will be considered by the Fire Marshal.
    • We are cautiously optimistic that the inspection will go well.
  • The floor in area 1 was leveled and and the temporary door frame was installed. 
    • The AHUs in areas 1 and 2 have electrical and water connections and are awaiting their connections to the ductwork.
    • The lights are being installed in area 2.
  • The vinyl flooring is being installed in the Central Sterilization space.
  • Carpet is being installed in the Deans office area.
  • The main parking lot lights have been installed.
  • The fire panel annunciator was installed near the temporary security desk on the 1st floor.
  • The replacement of the damaged acid waste pipe will begin this evening.

MEB Duct Cleaning:

  • The duct cleaning continues on the 6th floor.

1542 Tulane Ave.:

  • Ordes delivered and installed the interim emergency generator secured by LSUHSC to serve until the temporary emergency generator foundation is build and the generator is mounted and connected.
    • This interim generator will automatically power the basement sump pumps in the event of a power outage. 
    • It is connected to the ATS and will energize when the city power is lost.
  • The contractor also connected power to gate controllers at the L & M Lot and the Lakeside Lot.
  • Stratos Elevator Co. is terminating the wiring of the travel cables for Elevator #2. 
  • Siemens is pulling fire alarm wires through the new riser.
  • Arc Mechanical is laying out the location of the concrete foundation for the temporary generator installation.

Landscaping Project:

  • Planting continued on the S. Prieur Street side of Lions/LSU Clinic Building.