Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor began hanging drywall in Rooms 341, 342 and 343.
    • A crew continued finishing the drywall in the 2nd Floor lounge.
    • The wall repair in Rooms 235K and 235M is in process.
    • Workers are cleaning out the 2nd Floor mezzanine.
  • The insulation contractor insulated the new ductwork in the 1st Floor lounge.
  • The mechanical contractor continued installing the new fan coil units in Rooms 345 and 345A.
  • The network wiring contractor started installing new data drops on the 3rd Floor.
  • The installation of the new parking garage roll-up door is proceeding.
  • LSUHSC Facility Services continued painting and completing electrical repairs on the 1st and 3rd Floors.

 

EXTERIOR/LANDSCAPING:

  • Facility Services completed grading the planting bed in the rear of the Resource Center along S. Prieur and began installing shrubs.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:    

  • The contractor patched and placed floor tile in the rear of the building and installed tile around the computer lounge.
    • A crew started plastering the soffit.
    • They installed ceiling tiles in the 1st Floor elevator lobby.
  • The electrical contractor continued to connect power to the Stryker equipment in the simulation labs.
    • They finished installing wire mold on the 6th Floor.
    • Electricians continued to remove the old feeder cable from the 1st Floor switchgear room.
  • Stryker continues to install their A/V equipment in the simulation rooms. 
  • AT&T continues to install the new telephone feeder. 

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor installed trim on half of the wood covered columns. 
  • Facilities Services electricians completed installing receptacles.   
  • The contractor installed network cabling in the display cases. 

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor installed storefront windows for the Campus Stores location. 

 

MEB PHARMACOLOGY LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor began installing new ceiling light fixtures in the administrative area.
  • Workers installed fireproofing at all the core drill locations. 
  • VCT was installed on the floor in the administrative area being converted to lab space.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION: 

  • The interior contractor installed sheetrock, taped and floated the fur down in the mezzanine level between the B & C Towers .

 

ALLIED HEALTH/NURSING ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • Work has resumed on the roofing project as the threat of heavy rains has passed.
  • The contractor removed a 30 foot section of the old light weight concrete and Styrofoam insulation along the Bolivar Street side of the roof.
  • They installed a two-ply temporary roofing system that will keep the building watertight.  

 

DENTAL SCHOOL AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The electrical contractor continued to install overhead conduit for the podium and A/V connections in Auditoriums A & B.