Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE.: 

  • The general contractor continues repairing the ceiling grid in the front hallway on the 5th and 6th Floors.
  • The demolition of a cool room on the 5th Floor is in progress. 
  • A crew continued making drywall repairs in offices on the 3rd Floor. 
  • The electrical contractor continues installing new light fixtures in conference rooms on the 7th Floor. 
  • The furniture vendor installed and arranged furniture in offices on the 7th Floor. 
  • LSUHSC Facility Services personnel are installing new paper towel and soap dispensers in restrooms on all floors.
    • They began work on the punch list items in all rooms on the 5th Floor.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor continues framing new walls in Auditorium A.
  • The electrical subcontractor continues to install junction boxes and to mount hardware for the light fixtures in Auditorium A. 

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The mechanical subcontractor installed vacuum piping for Room 8405.
  • The general contractor removed thimbles from the demolished lab casework in Room 8405.  

 

EXTERIOR/LANDSCAPING WORK:

  • All of the new trash compactors around campus have been tested and are ready for normal use. 
  • Landscape grading continues in front of 1542 Tulane Avenue . 

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor continues to sheetrock in the elevator lobby and the cafe area.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor insulated the supply duct on the S. Prieur St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • They re-piped the raised VAV on the 6th Floor.
    • Support carriers for the water closets and urinals in the S. Prieur St. side bathroom on the 1st Floor were installed.
    • Supply duct has been run in the mechanical room on the Bolivar St. side of the 1st Floor.
  • The electrical subcontractor installed lights and receptacles in the pit for Elevators 2 and 3 on the 1st Floor.
  • The iron subcontractor welded the landings on the 3rd and 4th Floors.
  • The sprinkler subcontractor installed sprinkler heads on the 6th Floor on the Gravier St. side of the building. 
  • The casework subcontractor started installing new laboratory casework on the 7th Floor. 
  • A crew continued sealing wall penetrations in the middle of the 6th Floor.
  • Additional door frames were installed on the Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor.
  • The new housekeeping pads were framed up in the 2nd Floor mechanical room for the medical air and gas equipment.
  • CMU walls have been installed on the S. Prieur St. side of the 1st Floor. 

 

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The network wiring contractor tested the new data cables and connections.
  • The audio/visual subcontractor installed four 65” LCD monitors in MDL 5. 

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor skimmed coated the pans of the honeycomb ceiling.

 

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor installed four large return air grilles.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION: 

  • The contractor built the concrete form for the storefront curb at the Bolivar St. entrance.

 

RESIDENCE HALL ELEVATED WALKWAY RESURFACING:

  • The contractor placed three more sections of the stamped concrete surface.