Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor continued making drywall repairs in offices on the 2nd and 3rd Floors. 
  • The electrical contractor continued installing new light fixtures in restrooms, hallways and stairwells. 
  • The construction cleaning contractor cleaned carpets on the 7th Floor overnight.  
    • Cleaning continued on the 6th Floor and rework continued in areas that failed inspection on the 7th Floor. 
    • All rooms on the 8th floor are complete. 
  • Facility Services continued to work on punch list items on Floors 5 to 8.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor prepped the sheetrock on the south and west walls for the wall paneling.
  • The electrical contractor installed wiring for two rows of down lights in Auditorium A. 
  • The general contractor installed insulation and sheetrock on the north, east, and west walls in Auditorium B.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The insulation contractor insulated the supply duct on the south side of Room 8405.  
  • The mechanical contractor installed horizontal gas piping in the walls of Rooms 8405D and 8405G.

 

EXTERIOR/LANDSCAPING:

  • Facility Services completed grading the area on the right side of the steps in front of 1542 Tulane Avenue . 
  • The crew started installing landscape edging in the large area to the left of the steps and adjusted sprinkler head heights to coincide with the final grade.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor installed fire sprinklers in the lounge near the windows and mudded sheetrock in the multi-media rooms. 
  • LSUHSC electricians installed fixtures in the café lounge area.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor installed medical air and vacuum lines to 4 turrets in the 7th Floor lab.
    • They installed supply grills on the 6th Floor, CSRB side.
    • Crews continued insulating supply duct and heating hot water lines on the 6th Floor in the simulation rooms.
    • They installed zones for the 1st Floor AHU supply lines in the mechanical room on the S. Prieur St. side.
    • They insulated domestic hot and cold water in the bathroom on the 1st Floor S. Prieur side.
    • Plumbers continue to rough in the waste and vent lines for the water closets in the bathroom on the 1st Floor, Bolivar St. side.
  • The iron subcontractor welded the hand rails on the 4th through the 6th Floors stairs.
    • They welded the bathroom partition support in the bathrooms on the 1st Floor, Bolivar St. side.  
  • The casework subcontractor installed four lab bench shelves, eight backsplashes and three runs of wire mold in the 7th Floor lab. 
  • The electrical subcontractor installed outlets in four runs of wire mold.
    • They installed 4 inch riser conduit going from the 2nd Floor to the 1st Floor on the S. Prieur St. side.
    • They pulled wire for dimmer switches on the 6th Floor, CSRB side. 
  • The sprinkler subcontractor raised sprinkler heads and pipe on the 2nd Floor in the new build out area. 
  • The contractor installed a door on the 6th Floor, CSRB side.
    • They hung sheetrock in the bathrooms on the 6th Floor on the Bolivar St. and S. Prieur St. side of the building.
    • They are installing granite in the elevator lobby on the 1st Floor, Gravier St. side.
    • Crews placed CMU on the 1st Floor around the door frame in the CSRB side lobby. 

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor completing the skim coating and painted the honeycomb ceiling on the Bolivar St. side of the lobby.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • In preparation for the installation of the new mailboxes, the contractor removed electrical conduits between Towers A&B.