Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Thursday, September 25, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE :

  • The general contractor continued wall construction in the lounge on the 4th Floor and began hanging drywall in the lounge on the 7th Floor.
  • The painting contractor continued painting restrooms throughout the building.
  • The electrical contractor started installing new light fixtures in Conference Room 729.
  • The flooring contractor is installing and repairing carpet in rooms on the 8th Floor.
    • They are installing floor tile in the stairwell.
  • LSUHSC Facility Services engineers continued installing new fan coil units. 
  • LSUHSC Facility Services plumbers continued work on the mechanical rough-in for the kitchenettes in the lounge on the 4th Floor. 
  • LSUHSC Facility Services electricians installed power feed cables for the new systems furniture that has been installed on the 6th and 7th Floors.

 

DOWNTOWN PERIMETER FENCE PROJECT:

  • The contractor removed the barbed wire from the 440 Perdido Street lot and started removing barbed wire in Student Lot #1.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor is installing moisture protection on the joints of the exterior wall panels in Auditorium B. 
  • The electrical subcontractor continues with the rough-in work for new lighting in both Auditoriums.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • Needham Roofing began installing walk pads on the roof of the Administration Building .

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is installing pipe sleeves and connecting vent and drain lines for Room 8401.
  • The demolition crew began removing lab benches and wall panels in Room 6331.

 

LANDSCAPING AND EXTERIOR WORK:

  • Crews continued installing the new landscaping irrigation in front of 1542 Tulane Avenue .

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor continues to frame the wall nearest the passenger elevators,
  • They completed installing sheetrock at the lower window walls.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is installing the safety shower on the 7th Floor.
    • They are moving acid waste vents on the 7th Floor.
    • They tested the new Med Gas system in the 6th Floor simulation rooms.
    • A crew is running supply duct on the Gravier St./Bolivar St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • Another crew is insulating supply duct on the Bolivar St./Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • The waste lines going to the 7th Floor in the 6th Floor ceiling on the Gravier St. side of the building are being re-routed.
    • A crew continues to pipe in the AHU in the 1st Floor mechanical room on The Gravier St./Bolivar St. side of the building.
  • The electrical subcontractor is installing emergency lights on the 7th Floor.
    • They are pulling phone and data wire on the 7th Floor for the new lab.
  • The iron subcontractor is erecting the upper portions of the steel frame for the exterior stairwell.
  • The fire sprinkler subcontractor is moving sprinkler heads on the 7th Floor.
  • The contractor is sealing penetrations on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor and hanging door frames in bathrooms on the S. Prieur St. side of the 1st Floor.

 

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The casework subcontractor is installing frames and shelves in Room 4109.
  • The network wiring contractor began routing and terminating data cable in the main MDL lab.

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • Boe-Tel is installing data cable for the stores operations on the 2nd Floor.

 

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor is repairing damage ceramic tiles near the ceiling grid.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • The flooring sub finished the first layer of self- leveling concrete in the area from the S. Roman St. side of the building toward the Tower B elevator.
  • The contractor continues installing wood blocking on the roof framing of new addition.
    • They are removing both cantilever tops attached to the elevated walkway.