Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2009

 

NOTICE:  Beginning at 6:00 PM Friday, July 31st, until 6:00 PM on Saturday, August 1st, there will be a chilled water outage at the Clinical Education Building ( 1542 Tulane Avenue ) to allow Facility Services to add additional isolation valves on the chilled water system and to clean chilled water system strainers.  During the outage the building will have no air conditioning.

 

1542 TULANE AVE.:

  • The contractor cored the slab for the installation of the hub drain and vent in the 1st Floor lounge. 
  • The painting contractor floated the drywall ceiling in the coffee kiosk area. 
  • The cleaning contractor cleaned Stairwell #3. 
  • The lighting contractor replaced wall-mounted light fixtures in Stairwell #4 and Stairwell #5 and the light fixtures in the 1st Floor Mens room. 
  • Facility Services applied touch-up paint around the light fixtures in the 1st Floor Men’s room.

 

RESIDENCE HALL 2ND FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:  

  • The contractor continued installing sheetrock for the new wall in front of the telephone panel in the A tower lobby area. 
  • The flooring contractor continued grouting the porcelain base and placing mortar concrete in the A Tower for the new carpet area.
  • The contractor continued chipping the concrete wall to install conduit and data junction boxes for the TV enclosure.

 

ALLIED HEALTH/NURSING ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor started punch list items on the main roof and installed the antenna mount. 

 

MEB AIR HANDLING UNIT REPLACEMENT:

  • Facility Services began monitoring the temporary AC units in the A Quadrant (corner of South Roman Street and the MEB loading dock).  
  • The contractor began the demolition of air handling unit 6-A and 7-A.
  • They continuing testing and balancing AHU 6-B and 7-B.

 

MEB 2ND FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor mortised three door locks for the hidden doors. 

 

MEB 4th FLOOR MDL #3 RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor continued working on punch list items.

 

MEB 7th FLOOR PHYSIOLOGY LABS RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor continued installing sheetrock by the window wall of Room 7241 and 7250.
  • Workers continued patching and skim coating the walls in Rooms 7241, 7244, and 7250.