Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Monday, July 16, 2007

Dental School : 

  • The installation of the ceiling tile on the 8th floor of the Clinic Building is nearly complete.
    • The ceiling grid is being installed on the 2nd floor of the Administration Building.
    • The lights are being installed in the new grid on the 3rd floor of the Administration Building.
    • Cleanup crews are working on the 4th floor through the 7th floor of the Clinic building.
  • The handrails and doors in Stairwell A are currently being painted.
  • All of the walls for the Central Sterilization unit have been framed and the drywall is being installed. 
    • The plumbing and HVAC installation is nearing completion.
  • Boe-Tel needs to reposition several cable trays in the Administration 2nd and 3rd floors to accommodate the installation of the lights in the ceiling grid.
    • Zimmer continues to demolish old network/telecom closets and to construct new closets throughout the two buildings.
    • Network cable terminations continue in the Administration Building.
    • The testing of the newly connected cables continues in the Clinic Building.
  • The clean up of the Dental School campus grounds continues as additional debris is being removed. 
  • The cooling tower installation continues as the contractor prepares for connections to be made to existing equipment. 
    • The process of making these connections is scheduled to begin Friday afternoon. 
  • Conduit and power cable continues to be run for the parking lot lights.
  • The re-bricking of the incinerator will begin this week.

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos continues to work on Elevator #2; changing the door track and hardware.
  • Arc Mechanical is fabricating pipe to connect the new water heaters to the building.
  • Ordes is running temporary string lights in preparation of the building power outage planned for Wednesday and Thursday.
    • The outage is required to make the connections to the final piece of switch gear located on the 4th floor.

Parking Lot Repaving:

  • The sidewalks located along Bolivar St. and Perdido St. beside Student Lot #2 have been poured.