Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2009

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor continued installing the ceiling grid in Rooms 341, 342 and 343.
    • Workers continue finishing the drywall in the 1st Floor lounge.
    • They started prepping walls in the auditorium.
  • Facility Services continued making electrical repairs on the 1st and 2nd Floors and continued painting on the 3rd Floor.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:    

  • The contractor insulated the stairwell on the 6th level.
  • Workers applied joint compound on the new wall on the 5th Floor by the new stairwell,
  • They painted the 1st Floor walls on the S. Prieur Street side of the building.
  • A crew continues installing granite pavers around the new stairwell.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor completed installing the fire dampers and smoke detectors, and tested the roll-up doors in manual mode. 
  • The contractor started the general cleaning of the construction areas. 
  • LSUHSC Facility Services personnel pulled wiring for the fire phone.

 

MEB PHARMACOLOGY LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The casework contractor worked on installing the second side of the peninsula casework in Room 5219.
  • They installed casework and countertops in Rooms 512A and 5124.
  • The remaining sinks were installed in both the lab area and administrative areas.
  • The plumbing contractor completed plumbing in the fume hoods in both sections and started hooking up the sinks in the administrative area. 
  • The contractor applied the final coat of paint to Rooms 5262B, 5264, 5262A and 5206C

 

ALLIED HEALTH/NURSING RE-ROOFING PROJECT:

  • The contractor removed another 30 ft. by 30 ft. section of the roof  at the corner of the MEB loading dock and Roman Street . 
  • The contractor applied the temporary two-ply roofing system to that section of the roof.
  • The contractor only has a small (10 ft. by 10 ft.) section of roof underneath the exterior elevator ramp left to remove. 

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • The interior contractor continued sanding and prepping the fur down in the expanded lobby area. 
  • The interior contractor continued installing ceiling tiles in the A Tower lobby.
  • The electrical contractor ran fire alarm wires in the expanded lobby area.

 

DENTAL SCHOOL AUDITORIUM A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The electrical contractor installed additional conduit in the crosswalk (the conduit being installed stretches between the Auditoriums and the rack room 4202B).