Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • The State Fire Marshal tested Elevators #1, #2, and #3 and the elevators tested successfully in conjunction with the fire alarm/elevator relays.
  • Zimmer-Eschette continues to re-clean miscellaneous areas throughout the building on various floors.
  • The painting contractor has started prepping walls in the old portion of the building.
  • The ceiling tile contractor finished installing the trim, edge, and corner tiles on the 4th Floor.
    • The contractor continued installing edge and corner tiles on the 3rd Floor.
    • Crews have begun installing the edge and corner tiles on the 2nd Floor.
  • Royerre Commercial Carpet continues to install cove base and transition strips on the 4th and 7th Floors.
    • The contractor began installing carpet tiles, transition strips and cove base on the 3rd Floor and VCT on the 4th Floor.
  • Trison Construction primed and painted the new walls for the 4th Floor network closet.
  • Hogue continues to install the new ceiling lights on the 5th Floor.

Lions/LSU Clinic Building Permanent Repairs and Mitigation:

  • CMI continued framing the new interior walls on the 6th Floor.
  • Crews are running new rough in electrical and plumbing in the new laboratory space on the 7th Floor.
  • Another crew continues to clean the 1st Floor exterior windows and apply an anti-corrosive covering to the metal window frames.

Dental School :

  • Zimmer finished spreading fill over the sites of the Auto Shop (Bldg. #141) and the HDC Storage Bldg (#101).
  • Needham Roofing continued work on the Power Plant.
    • They tore off and installed an additional 8 squares of material on the south east side of the building. 
    • They continued to install the flashing on the perimeter of the building.
  • Sherlocks Construction started running conduit from the feeder location to the electrical panel room in preparation for the installation of the new transformer and circuit panels.

Exterior Lighting Project:

  • Frischhertz continues to install the new lights for the Residence Hall Parking Lot that are being mounted underneath I-10.