Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, October 19, 2007

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Ordes continues to install the wiring required by the electronic controller (PLC) serving the Energy Transfer Station (ETS).
  • Siemens installed all of the fire alarm speakers & strobes in the basement.
    • They are now installing the speakers and strobes on the 1st floor.
  • Brand Siding, the paint contractor has primed the handrails from floors 1 - 8 in Stairwell C. 
  • Stratos Elevator removed the remaining walls of Elevator #8 and they continue to remove components from the pit of Elevator #1.

Dental School :

  • The installation of the curved ceiling in the 1st floor lobby of the Clinic Building continues.
  • The plastic laminate doors for the first floor of the Clinic Building arrived today.  The installation will begin shortly.
  • The air handling unit serving the temporary Central Supply area has been turned off because the drain used for condensate is clogged and cannot be cleared. 
    • The assessment of repair options continues.
  • Landis began taping and floating the new sheet rock and patching the existing sheet rock in the 2nd floor conference room in the Administration Building .   
    • The installation of the new duct work in the room continues.
  • The dispatchers for Elevator cars #6 and #7 have been tested.  Additional work is required.  
    • Schindler began the installation of the new motor controllers for Elevator cars #3 and #4.

Allied Health/Nursing Building Floor Enhancement Project:

  • The installation of the new tile throughout the 6th floor has been completed except for the punch list items. 
  • The old floor tile has been removed from the 7th floor and the sub-floor is being patched and prepared to receive the new floor tile.

Landscaping Project:

  • All of the sprinkler nozzles on the Gravier St. and Bolivar St. sides of Allied Health/Nursing Building have been installed.