Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, August 24, 2007

Dental School :

  • The construction and installation of temporary doors leading from the public space on the 1st floor of the Clinic Building to areas 1 and 2 is complete. 
    • When the regular doors are delivered, they will be installed and the temporary doors removed.
  • The construction of the fur down in the Clinic Building elevator lobby is nearly complete. 
  • The installation of sheet rock in area 3 continues.
  • The vinyl floor installation in the Central Sterilization room is basically complete with only a few seams remaining to be sealed. 
    • Getinge will return on Monday to start moving additional equipment into place.
  • The installation of new carpet on the 2nd floor of the Administration Building is complete except for some threshold and transition pieces.
    • The remainder of the Library will be carpeted next week. 
  • The new furniture for the Clinic waiting areas arrived and was being assembled.
  • The installation of the exterior site lighting poles and fixtures is nearly complete.

MEB Duct Cleaning:

  • The duct cleaning continues on the 6th floor and should finish up this weekend.

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Ordes successfully completed today's shut-down and installation of the current transformers and amp meter of sub-station PL-1. 
  • Stratos re-programmed the phone line for Elevator #3 and continues to terminate the travel cables for Elevator #2. 
  • Siemens technicians continue to pull new wires for the fire alarm system.

Landscaping Project:

  • Crews sprayed turf areas on the Gravier St. side of the Allied Health/Nursing Building with herbicide to kill the existing vegetation as they prepare to create new planting beds.