Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, February 29, 2008

Lions/LSU Clinic Building Permanent Repairs and Mitigation Project:

  • Construction Masters continued the initial demolition on the 7th Floor.

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos Elevator painted the exterior doors for Elevators #1, #2, & #3.
    • They are run-testing Elevator #8 in preparation for the inspection by the State Inspector.
  • Siemens continues to install new fire alarm wiring and devices on the 3rd Floor.
  • Zimmer finished cleaning on the 4th Floor of the building (old section) on the Charity side.
    • The 4th Floor passed the visual inspection and air samples were taken.
    • Crews have begun cleaning on the 3rd floor (old section) on the Charity side of the building.
  • The contractor finished removing floor tile on the 8th floor from the old section of the building.
    • They have begun to remove the floor tile on the 7th floor (old section).
  • The paint contractor continues to apply finish paint finish in the offices on the 5th and 7th Floors.
  • The contractor finished installing new sheetrock on the 4th Floor.
    • They continue floating and preparing the new sheetrock for painting.
    • The contractor began installing new sheetrock on the 3rd floor (to replace the drywall that was removed during remediation).
  • The contractor began painting the ceiling grid on the 5th Floor.
    • Crews continue to paint the grid on 7th Floor.
  • Boe-Tel continues to terminate the station cables on the 4th and 7th Floors.
  • Merit Sprinkler set the new fire pump in place and began installing the new pump and connecting the related piping.

Dental School :

  • Durr Construction started the debris removal for the HDC Daycare Center .
  • Schindler wired the travel cables and began making adjustments for Elevator # 8.

Exterior Lighting Project:

  • Frischhertz erected 6 new light poles in the 440 Perdido St. parking lot. 
    • The crew is working on the new service at the exit of the lot.