Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, February 06, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave.:

  • Stratos Elevator is installing the safeties on Elevator #1 and they are wiring the controller on Elevator #8.
  • Siemens is trouble-shooting the fire alarm wiring on the 6th Floor.
  • Zimmer-Eschette finished sealing the ducts on the 4th Floor and they have started coating the ducts on the 3rd Floor.
  • Zimmer continues to remove building debris from the old section of the building.
  • Zimmer finished removing the peeling paint and the final cleaning on the 7th Floor in the rear of the building.
  • Zimmer finished removing the damaged floor tile from the 3rd Floor in the corridors and offices along Tulane Avenue .
    • They continue to remove the tile in the "A section" (over the garage).
  • The painting sub-contractor finished prepping the walls on the 7th Floor and they have begun cutting-in with the finish paint.
    • The contractor also finished floating and prepping the walls on the 5th and 6th Floors.
  • Boe-tel finished terminating the new network cables on the 7th Floor and finished removing old network wire mold on the 6th Floor.
    • They began removing old network wire mold on the 5th Floor.
  • Trison Contructors finished sealing the wall and ceiling penetrations in the new network closets.
    • Network closet construction is complete with the exception of the installation of new HVAC grilles.

Dental School : 

  • Needham Roofing completed the tear off and first ply installation of the remaining 106 squares on the Administration Building over the holiday. 
    • They began working on the Clinic Building balcony today.
  • Sherlocks Construction finished the carpet and ceiling tile installation in the hall between the temporary bookstore and the Library.
    • They also removed the temporary dust partition inside the Library and erected a temporary wall in the new corridor to block access from the Library to the work site.

MEB Roof Replacement:

  • The contractor has completed installing the last temporary roof portion on the S. Roman St. side of the building. 
  • Lightweight concrete has been poured on the Bolivar St. side and the contractors are working toward the S. Roman St. side of the building. 

1st Floor Ceiling Tile Installation:

  • Trison completed installing the temporary ceiling tiles in the MEB, the Residence Hall, the CSRB and the Allied Health/Nursing Building.
  • Ceiling tiles are currently being installed in Resource Center .