Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Monday, October 29, 2007

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Faculty members began cleaning out their offices and removing personal items on Floors 7 and 8 to prepare for the final remediation and duct cleaning.
  • Ordes is installing the starters for the Parking Garage exhaust fans.
  • Stratos Elevator installed the cab walls and roof of Elevator #8.
    • They are removing the counter-weights and elevator cab frame for Elevator #1. 
  • Siemens worked through the weekend installing the fire alarm speakers, strobes and wiring for the 8th floor. 
    • The contractor is finalizing some speaker and strobe installations in the auditorium on the 1st floor.
  • Arc Mechanical repaired a leaking steam line.
    • They also worked on the soft water system; draining the tank and removing hoses.
  • The painting contractor worked through the weekend and finished priming Stairwell C.
    • The contractor mobilized crews to begin working in Stairwell D where they are removing the peeling paint on Floors 8 and 9.

Dental School :

  • Landis began installing the small chandeliers in the 1st floor lobby of the Clinic Building. 
    • The installation of the specialty ceiling continues.
    • The layout and preparation for the main lobby carpet began today.
  • Landis began the installation of the electrical outlets and switches in the 2nd floor Conference Room in the Administration Building .
    • The duct work installation continues.

Landscaping Project:

  • Crews installed annual flowering plants on both sides of the Memorial Bench on Bolivar St . 
  • Work continued on the installation of the irrigation system on the Bolivar St. side of the MEB.