Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Thursday, January 10, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Ordes is making a panel schedule for the electrical panels in the basement.
  • Siemens is connecting flow switches to the sprinkler piping in Stairwell D.
  • Stratos Elevator continues to wire the cab station for Elevator #8.
    • The cab for Elevator #1 arrived on site. 
  • The duct cleaning continued on the 6th Floor. 
  • Zimmer began removing the countertops, benches, and building debris from the 2nd Floor.
  • The 4th Floor failed the visual inspection and is being re-cleaned. 
  • The contractor began removing the peeling paint on the 3rd Floor corridor along Tulane Ave.
  • Zimmer completed all of the floor tile removal on the 7th Floor, except in Room 756. 
  • The paint contractor continues to float the walls on the 1st and 8th Floors.
  • The contractor is installing sheet rock for the new network closet walls in Rooms 126 and 455.

Dental School :

  • Sherlock continued framing the new walls that will form the temporary bookstore.
    • They started installing sheet rock and working on the electrical rough-in of the walls.
  • Trison Constructors started the demolition of the existing duct work in the basement and 1st Floor that had served as the oven exhaust. 

Lighting Project:

  • The twelve new lights on the exterior of the MEB have been installed. 
    • We are waiting on the plaster to be patched for the final installation of the bulbs and trim. 
  • The access panels are being cut on the Allied Health/Nursing Building.
    • They are working on the lights on the Roman Street side of the building.  

Landscaping Project:

  • The crews continued installing irrigation pipe and sprinklers in the Perdido St. side of the MEB.