The 2nd Floor Lobby Renovation Project in the Medical Education Building is progressing
to the point that the first flooring layer will be poured this weekend.This work will take place from 7:00 AM on
Saturday, August 16th until 5:00 PM on Sunday, August 17th.We ask that no one access the 2nd
Floor during this time. The area around this elevator lobby will be
inaccessible, and the 2nd Floor passenger elevators #1, #2, #3, and
#4 will not be stopping on the 2nd Floor from 3:00 PM on Friday,
August 15th until 9:00 AM on Monday, August 18th.The #7 and #8 freight elevators in the rear
of the building will be operating normally.
are also asking that anyone accessing the Lecture Halls during the next few
weeks please use the 1st Floor entrances and rest rooms because of
the work in the 2nd Floor lobby.Please treat the 2nd Floor doors to the Lecture Halls as
emergency exits only.
1542 Tulane Ave. :
The mechanical and electrical contractors completed installing new fan coil units in the lounges.
The insulation contractor continued wrapping the FCU piping.
The contractor finished installing forms for the new sidewalk in front of the building.
They also installed rebar and wire mesh, preparing for the concrete to be poured next week.
The elevator contractor continues their work on Elevators #4 and #7.
Zimmer crews continue patching walls and painting on the 5th Floor.
The contractor is framing up the new walls in the 6th and 7th Floor lounges.
The interior demolition of the 3rd and 4th Floor annex spaces continues.
LSUHSC Facility Services personnel continue installing locksets on the 5th and 6th Floors and working on maintenance items throughout the building.
LSUHSC plumbers are making preparations for cutting out plumbing on the 3rd and 4th Floors this weekend.
Needham Roofing continues to work on punch-list items, including caulking and weather-proofing.
The contractor is installing umbrellas around the bases of the exhaust fan supports.
Campus Lab Renovations:
The contractor continues removing wall panels, ductwork and electrical wiring on the 8th Floor and crews are removing cabinets and lab benches on the 6th Floor in Rooms 6335 and 6333.
Campus Auditorium A&B Renovations:
The contractor is removing electrical and telecommunications wiring.
The contractor started laying-out the new walls for the auditoriums.