Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Monday, March 03, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos Elevator continues to wire the controls for Elevator #1.
  • Siemens finished pulling new wires to the fire alarm device boxes on the 3rd Floor.
  • Zimmer-Eschette continues to clean the old section of the 3rd Floor on the Charity side of the building.
  • Zimmer finished removing floor tile on the 7th Floor in the old section of the building.
    • Crews are now removing floor tile on the 6th Floor (old section).
  • The painting contractor finished applying the finish paint in the offices on Floors 5 through 8.
    • A few punch-list/touch-up items remain to be finished in these areas.
  • The contractor continues to float and prepare the new sheetrock on the 4th Floor for priming and painting.
    • Crews continue to install new sheetrock on the 3rd Floor.  They are floating and preparing the walls as they complete the installation of the new sheetrock.
  • The contractor is trimming out the ceiling grid that has been painted on the 5th and 7th Floors and began painting the grid on the 4th Floor.

Lions/LSU Clinic Permanent Repairs & Mitigation:

  • Construction Masters continued the demolition of the interior spaces on 7th Floor.

Dental School : 

  • Durr Construction demolished the large concrete slab of the Human Development Center Daycare Building and began removing the debris.
  • Sherlocks Construction completed the installation of the storefront at the main entrance to the temporary bookstore. 
    • They completed the painting in the vestibule, installed the door hardware on the entrance doors to the side offices, and painted the door frames.
  • Schindler installed the top and bottom limiters on Elevator #8. 

Exterior Lighting Project:

  • Frischhertz continues to install the new electrical service at the exit of the 440 Perdido St. parking lot and set some more of the new light poles.