Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, February 16, 2007

  • Smoke and heat detectors were installed in the elevator penthouses on both the Dental Clinic and Administration Buildings.
  • 120 volt power was run to the wet vac system in the basement of the Clinic Building.
  • The ceiling tiles have been removed from the hallways, corridors and clinical areas on the 4th floor of the Dental Clinic Building. 
    • Ceiling tile removal will begin in the 4th floor Clinic Building offices and in the Administration Building on Monday. 
  • The elevator contractor worked on the Dental School freight elevator; fine tuning the operation at every floor in the Clinic Building. 
    • They also worked on the three passenger elevators in the Administration Building .
  • The replacement of the motor control center continued throughout the day. 
    • The contractor bumped each of the motor control center starters as a preliminary test of the wiring of the new center.
  • Work continued in the basement of 1542 Tulane Ave. as additional lighting was installed and electrical wiring was pulled to new electrical panels.
    • Work on the chilled water pipe insulation project is also ongoing. 
  • All of the new floor tile has been installed on the primary lower floor of the MEB atrium. 
    • Tile must still be installed on the ramps, the upper floor section and the floor area where the vending machines are located. 
  • A significant portion of the new light fixtures have been installed in the MEB atrium.