Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Monday, October 6, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor completed installing new suspended ceiling grid and tiles in the 8th and 7th floor elevator lobbies. 
  • Crews started taping and floating the sheetrock walls in the lounges on the 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th Floors. 
  • The painting contractor continued painting offices on Floors 5 through 7.  
  • The electrical contractor began installing new light fixtures in the elevator lobbies on 5th and 6th floors.
  • LSUHSC Facility Services electricians made systems furniture connections on offices on the 6th Floor.
  • Facility Services engineers continued troubleshooting fan coil units on 6th Floor.
  • Facility Services grounds crews continued making new water and electrical connections for the landscape irrigation being installed at the front of the building.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor is repairing the block wall at the entrance to the Auditoriums.
  • The electrical subcontractor continues to pull new wiring for the electrical service in Auditorium A.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The mechanical subcontractor resumed the installation of gas piping for Room 8405.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor has completed framing up the walls in the multimedia rooms.
  • LSUHSC electricians completed the electrical rough-in work in the multimedia rooms.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is insulating new supply lines, return lines, supply duct and heating hot water lines on the Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor,
    • Branch lines are being run to the in VAV on the 6th Floor by the simulation rooms.
    • A crew is re-piping the VAV on the 6th Floor by simulation rooms.
    • A 4 inch waste line is being run from the floor drain for the fire pump; allowing it to be moved it up to the 2nd Floor.
    • Crews are installing the sump pump and pipe in elevators 2 and 3 on the 1st Floor in the elevator pit.
  • The electrical subcontractor is running cable on the 1st Floor to supply the new switchgear.
    • They are installing a new breaker box on the 2nd Floor in the mechanical room on the S. Prieur St. side of the building.
    • Conduit on the 6th Floor that is in the way of the supports and track for the movable wall panels is being re-routed.
  • The iron subcontractor is welding the taps on the steel stairwell structure on the 4th and 5th Floors.
    • The steel supports for the removable wall panels in the large lecture room are being installed.
  • The contractor installed floor tiles in the 7th Floor lab over the weekend and continued the installation today.
    • Crews are installing door frames on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • They are sealing wall penetrations on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • Metal corner guards are being installed on the 6th Floor.
    • The CMU walls are going up on the 1st Floor by the interior stairwell on the S. Prieur St. side of the building. 

 

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The plumbing subcontractor completed connecting the medical air/gas/vac lines for the new turrets (valves) in the main MDL room and continues to work in Room 4109.
  • The contractor is installing the white board in the main MDL room.

 

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor has installed fire sprinklers caps in the Gravier Street corridors.