Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, August 1, 2008


1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • The elevator contractor continues to complete repairs to Elevator #4.
  • The general contractor continues patching walls, painting and working on punch list items.
  • The contractor continues to close in and seal the light well in the old cafeteria.
  • LSUHSC Facility Services personnel continue installing new fan coil units, removing old FCUs, insulating new FCUs, and installing locksets.


Downtown Perimeter Fencing Project:

  • The installation of the new decorative fence continues on the Poydras St. and Perdido St. sides of both student parking lots.


Dental School Campus:

  • The roofing contractor is caulking windows on the 5th Floor balcony and continues to unclog roof drains.


Lions/LSU Clinic Permanent Repairs and Mitigation:

  • Crews continue to apply the Level 5 finish to the new sheetrock on the 6th Floor.
  • The last of the metal stud walls are being constructed on the 6th Floor.
  • The contractor is reconnecting the elevators.


Trash Compactor Replacement:

  • The Sister Stanislaus Memorial Hall trash compactor was delivered and installed. 
  • The trash compactor for the Lions/LSU Clinic Building was delivered.


Library Commons:

  • The LSUHSC Facility Services electricians continue to complete the electrical rough-in. 
  • LSUHSC Auxiliary Enterprises continues rerouting wires for network connections for rear offices. 


MEB MDL #5 Renovations:

  • The contractor completed installing gypsum board for sound insulation.
  • The rough in of the new plumbing (gas, air, & vacuum) for new casework is proceeding.
  • The crew began installing the track for the partition wall.


MEB 2nd Floor Lobby Renovations:

  • The removal of the existing flooring underlayment continues.


MEB 4th Floor Ceiling Replacement:

  • The contractor continues installing the wall angle for ceiling grid in corridors.