Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Thursday, August 9, 2007

Dental School :

  • All of the major demolition has been completed on the 1st floor of the Clinic Building. 
  • The walls in areas 1 and 2 have been extended to the deck above.
  • Both of the temporary air handling units have been raised and set in place.
    • The installation of the related ductwork has begun. 
    • Demolition of the old ductwork will begin this evening.
  • Light fixture installation is underway. 
  • Viable re-samples for air handler 5A were taken. 
  • The final installation of ductwork, piping and electrical has begun in the Central Sterilization area.
    • Ceiling grid and tile is being installed.
  • Carpet and tile is being installed in the Administration Building 2nd floor.

MEB Ductwork Cleaning:

  • Cleaning of the ducts on the 3rd floor continues and will be completed this evening.

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Ordes began preparing substation PL-1 for the installation of the current transformer and meter.
  • Arc Mechanical continues to install the piping and connections for the hot water heaters.
  • Stratos Elevator Company continues to work on Elevator #2 installing the governor sheave and governor cables.
  • Siemens is working on the 6th floor removing the obsolete fire alarm devices.

Landscaping Project:

  • Crews installed irrigation valves on the S. Roman St. and Perdido St. sides of the MEB. 
  • Valve boxes were installed on the S. Roman St. side of the Allied Health/Nursing Building. 
  • The last of the trenches needed on the Perdido St. side and the Bolivar St. side of the MEB were finished.