Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

1542 TULANE AVE:.

  • The general contractor is continuing their ceiling repair work in Room 718.
  • Crews are installing new suspended ceiling grid in the 7th and 8th Floor elevator lobbies.
  • Dry wall is being installed in the lounges on the 3rd, 4th and 5th Floors.
  • The painters continued painting offices on the 5th through the 8th Floors. 
  • The electrical contractor continued installing new light fixtures in Conference Room 524.
  • The flooring contractor continued carpet repair and installation in rooms on the 7th Floor.
    • They are also installing floor tile in stairwells and the restroom alcoves.
  • Sprinklers are being installed in the raised planters in the front of the building by running pipe under the wall footer.

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The 2nd coat of mastic moisture protection has been applied to the exterior walls in Auditorium A.
  • The mechanical sub-contractor is insulating the chilled and heating hot water lines for the new AHU’s.

DENTAL CAMPUS ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor resumed installation of walk pads on the Administration Building roof.

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The old laboratory benches in Rooms 6333 and 6335 have been demolished and removed.

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • Steel supports for the coil fire door are being installed.
  • The duct work in the café area is being relocated.
  • The rough-in of the plumbing piping for the coffee kiosk continues.

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical sub-contractor is insulating supply duct and heating hot water lines on the Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • They are pressure testing the heating hot water lines on the Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • The new VAV on the 6th Floor is being piped in.
    • Vent lines for the floor drains in the mechanical room on the 2nd Floor are being run.
    • The trap primer for the new drains on the 2nd Floor is being installed.
    • A crew is running underground waste lines for the sinks on the 1st Floor bathroom.
    • The supply duct is being run in the 1st Floor mechanical room on the Bolivar St./Gravier St. Side of the building.
  • The electrical sub-contractor is installing electrical outlets in the new CMU walls on the 1st Floor on the S. Prieur St. side.
  • The iron sub-contractor is welding the decking support on Floors 3 - 5 for the new exterior stairwell.
  • The 7th Floor sprinkler heads are being relocated in the new lab space.
  • The contractor is installing ceiling grid on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • Ceiling wire is being installed on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • New door frames are being hung in the new walls on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • A crew is sealing wall penetrations on the Gravier St. and CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • Sheetrock is being hung on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • CMU walls are being constructed on the S. Prieur St. Side of the 1st Floor.

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • Nine new stainless steel sinks are being installed in Room 4109.
  • The plumbing sub continues to reconnect air/gas/vac for the casework and acid waste drains for the sink cabinets in the main MDL lab.

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor is framing the area by the storage closets.
  • The data and phone wires have been run in Room 2108.

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor is framing the two large return grilles on the loading dock side of the building.