Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Wednesday, October 08, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor continued taping and floating the sheetrock walls in the lounges on the 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th Floors. 
  • The painting contractor continued painting restrooms on all floors.  
  • The electrical contractor began installing new light fixtures in offices on the 5th Floor.
  • The terrazzo contractor continues honing floors on the 1st Floor by Shipping and Receiving. 
  • LSUHSC Facility Services continued making piping connections for the landscape irrigation.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor continues to repair block walls for the air handling unit room and to frame the ceiling in Auditorium A.
  • The electrical subcontractor is installing junction boxes and mounting hardware for the light fixtures in Auditorium A.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The mechanical subcontractor pressure-tested the new gas piping for Room 8405.  
  • The contractor continues to clean and strip the flooring in Room 8405.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor finished installing new walk pads on the Administration Building roof.
  • They started installing cap sheets over roofing sheets marred by foot traffic.

 

LANDSCAPING AND EXTERIOR WORK:

  • The trash compactor vendor continued the installation of the Dental School trash compactor hopper.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The wiring contractor has removed the existing network wiring.
  • The contractor continues to install sheetrock in the multimedia rooms.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is insulating supply duct on the S. Prieur St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • A crew is running branch lines to the VAV on the 6th Floor on the Gravier St. side of the building.
    • They continue re-routing the 2 inch vent line that is in the way of the support beams for the new movable wall panels.
    • The subcontractor is laying out the housekeeping pads for the medical air and vac pumps in the new 2nd Floor mechanical room. 
    • They conducted a partial start up on the existing medical air and vac equipment on the 1st Floor.
    • A crew is installing piping outside the elevator lobby to connect to the sump pump that will be installed in the pit of Elevator 1 and 4. 
  • The electrical subcontractor is installing conduit for the new breaker box on the 2nd Floor in the S. Prieur St. side electrical room.
    • They are installing the electrical outlets in the new CMU walls on the S. Prieur St. side of the 1st Floor.
  • The iron subcontractor is setting the stairs and rails on the 3rd and 4th Floors of the exterior stairwell.
    • They are welding the saddles on the 2nd Floor. 
  • The sprinkler subcontractor is moving sprinkler heads on the 6th Floor on the CSRB side of the building. 
  • The contractor is painting on the 7th Floor.
    • They continue installing door frames in the middle of the 6th Floor.
    • A crew is sealing wall penetrations on the S. Prieur St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • They are installing the ceiling grid on the Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • A crew continues to construct the CMU walls on the 1st Floor by the interior stairwell and the bathrooms on the S. Prieur St. side of the building. 

 

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The casework contractor is installing laminate countertop in the main MDL room and in Room 4109. 
  • The contractor is patching existing walls and reapplying texture finishes to match the existing surfaces.

 

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor continues to work on the large return air grille.

 

RESIDENCE HALL WALKWAY RESURFACING:

  • The contractor continues to apply the 3rd layer of concrete underlayment.