Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, February 08, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave.:

  • Stratos Elevator continues to work on the installation of the safeties on Elevator #1 and the wiring of the controller for Elevator #8. 
    • The contractor continues to install the P. I. (Position Indicators) in the elevator lobbies for Elevators #7 & #8.
  • Siemens is programming the fire alarm devices on the 6th Floor.
  • Zimmer continues to coat the ducts on the 3rd Floor.
  • Zimmer continues to remove building debris from the rear sections of the building.
  • Zimmer finished removing the peeling paint and cleaning on the 7th Floor in the rear of the building (old section) on the Charity side.
    • A visual inspection is being scheduled.
    • The contractor is prepping the 6th Floor for cleaning.
  • Zimmer continues to remove the floor tile in the "A section" (over the garage) on the 3rd Floor.
  • The painting sub-contractor continues to cut-in with the paint finish on the 5th and 6th Floors.
  • Boe-tel finished removing old network wire mold on the 4th Floor and has started removing the old wire mold on the 3rd Floor.

Dental School :

  • Needham Roofing substantially completed the tear off and the installation of the first ply of the new roof on the balcony of the Clinic Building .
    • All that remains is a small section of the balcony roof where an air conditioning unit has to be temporarily moved to accommodate the roof replacement.
  • Sherlocks Construction continued installing sheet rock on the walls for the temporary bookstore. 
    • As the sheet rock is installed, they are also taping and floating the walls. 
    • The carpet has been cut in around the new walls and the wall base was installed.
  • Schindler continued working on the door operator for Elevator # 8 and on the installation of the hall lanterns for Elevators #3 and #4.