Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Monday, February 25, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos Elevator continues to work on the wiring and programming of the controllers for Elevator #1.
    • The contractor cleaned the brass doors on Elevator #3. 
    • Elevator #8 is being scheduled for inspection by the State Elevator Inspector.
  • Siemens continues to install the new fire alarm wiring on the on the 4th Floor.
  • Zimmer-Eschette finished cleaning on the 5th Floor in the rear of the building on the I-10 side, the Charity side, and the area behind the elevators.
    • All areas are being scheduled for visual inspection and were tested.
  • Zimmer finished removing floor tile and mastic in the main corridor on the 2nd Floor.
    • The contractor is applying an encapsulant and is scheduling the 2nd Floor for a visual inspection.
  • The painting contractor continues to apply paint finish in the offices on the 8th Floor.
    • The contractor began spraying finish paint in the offices on the 7th Floor.
  • The contractor continues to float and prepare the new sheetrock on the 5th Floor.
    • The contractor continues to install new sheetrock on the 4th Floor.
  • The contractor continues to install new ceiling grid "tees" on the 3rd Floor to convert the existing 2' x 4' ceilings to 2' x 2' ceilings.
  • Boe-Tel continues to wire the station cables on the 4th Floor.
    • They are terminating network cables at the rack on the 1st Floor.

Dental School :

  • Durr Construction completed the transite and asbestos removal of the Human Development Center Library over the weekend. 
    • The building was demolished on Sunday. 
    • They started the asbestos abatement in the second Human Development building today.