Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Friday, August 22, 2008


1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos Elevator repair men are pulling wire and hanging travel cable for Elevator #4 and wiring the controller for Elevator #7.
  • Zimmer crews continue with the lounge area demolition on the 2nd and 3rd Floors and the annex demolition on the 3rd and 4th Floors.
  • The terrazzo honing in Stairwell D continues.
  • Facility Services personnel continue preparing doors for locksets on Floors 3 and 4 and working on maintenance items throughout the building. 
  • The Herman Miller Group finished setting up and arranging furniture in several rooms on the 7th Floor.
    • Those rooms have been inspected and locked.


Downtown Perimeter Fence Project:

  • The contractor is installing fence at Student Lot 2, on the corner of Poydras St. and Perdido St .


Dental Campus Roof Replacement:

  • Needham Roofing is replacing damaged sections of roofing on the Administration and Clinic Buildings .


Dental School Lab Renovations:

  • The contractor finished removing the drain lines beneath Room 8405 and reinstalled the ceiling tiles.


Dental School Auditorium A&B Renovations:

  • The electrical contractor continues removing old wiring.
  • The contractor finished removing the HVAC heating water lines.
  • The contractor began removing the block walls from around the air handling units (AHUs).


Library Commons:

  • LSUHSC electricians ran additional conduit and boxes, began to layout the exit signs, and continued running wire for the light switches (switch legs).


Lions/LSU Clinic Permanent Repairs and Mitigation:

  • The contractor continues installing new glass on the Bolivar St. side of the building.



  • The crew continues to relocate sprinkler heads.


MEB 4th Floor Ceiling Replacement:

  • The contractor continues installing supply diffusers throughout the corridors.