Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Friday, October 10, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The painting contractor continued painting restrooms on all floors.  
  • The electrical contractor continued installing new light fixtures in offices on the 5th and 6th Floors. 
  • The flooring contractor installed carpet in offices on the 6th and 7th Floors.
  • The furniture vendor arranged offices along the front hallway on the 6th Floor and on the 7th Floor in their final layout.
  • The terrazzo contractor continues honing floors on the 1st Floor by the Shipping and Receiving area.
  • LSUHSC Facility Services continued making piping connections for the landscape irrigation.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor began constructing new block walls that will separate the Auditoriums.  
  • Crews began framing new walls with studs and hat channel in both Auditoriums.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is installing pipe hangers and supports for the vent piping.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor continues installing cap sheets over roofing sheets marred by foot traffic.

 

LANDSCAPING AND EXTERIOR WORK:

  • The installation and testing of the new trash compactor at Dental School has been completed.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor continues to install sheetrock.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is insulating the supply and return ducts by the simulation rooms on the 6th Floor.
    • Crews are checking the connections for the VAV boxes on the 6th Floor.
    • They are installing piping outside of the elevator lobby to connect to the sump pump that will be installed in the pit of the freight elevator on the 1st Floor.
  • The iron subcontractor is setting the stairs and rails on the 5th and 6th Floors.
    • They are welding the saddles on the 1st Floor and welding the frame on the 4th Floor.
    • They are also laying the deck for the landings on the 4th and 5th Floors.
  • The sprinkler subcontractor is moving sprinkler heads on the 6th Floor on the CSRB side of the building. 
  • The contractor is sealing wall penetrations on the S. Prieur St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • A crew is hanging sheetrock on the 6th Floor by the bathroom on the Bolivar St. side.
    • Door frames continue to be installed on the 6th Floor on the CSRB side.
    • They are cleaning the elevator pit for Elevators 2 and 3.
    • They continue to install the CMU walls on the 1st Floor in the bathrooms on the S. Prieur St. side of the building.

 

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The audio and visual cables for the LCD monitor have been run to the control boxes.
  • The network wiring contractor began to terminate data cables in the main MDL room.
  • The contractor continues general cleaning in the main MDL room.

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor skim-coated the honeycomb ceilings outside the lecture hall on the Bolivar St. side and framed the area at the rear of Medical Center Stores.

 

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor installed smoke detectors and sanded sheetrock on the recessed ceiling.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • The contractor completed installation of scupper roof drains on the lobby expansion deck.
  • The flooring subcontractor is trimming the existing brick pavers for smooth transition to new porcelain base.