Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance

Monday, July 21, 2008


Lions/LSU Clinic Permanent Repairs and Mitigation:

  • The planned shutdown on Saturday went well.
  • The fire-proof sleeve was installed between the Entergy vault and the switchgear room for service to new switchgear on the 2nd Floor.


1542 Tulane Ave. :

  • Stratos Elevator continues replacing the hoist cables for Elevator #7.   
  • The contractor continued installing suspended ceilings in several offices, patching and painting offices and working on punch list items.
  • The mechanical contractor is installing fan coil units in the lounges on Floors 5, 6 and 7.
  • Plumbers are capping piping and installing segregation/shut off valves.


Roman St. Garage:

  • The contractor is applying sealant to the 7th Floor.


Downtown Perimeter Fence Project:

  • The contractor is constructing concrete forms on the corner of Poydras and Bolivar Streets in Student Lot #2 in preparation for pouring the concrete bases for the decorative fence bases.


Residence Hall Lobby Expansion:

  • MCC completed the installation of the ductwork for the AHU on the mezzanine level.
  • The contractor completed framing and hung dry wall for the new mechanical room.


Residence Hall Walkway Resurfacing:

  • The contractor filled the center drains and leveled the area in preparation to receive the material needed to slope the surface.


MEB MDL #5 Renovations:

  • The contractor continues to modify the steel support for the new partition track.
  • Plumbing demolition continues in the main room.


MEB 2nd Floor Lobby Renovations:

  • The contractor is grinding the floors to prepare for the installation of the new flooring.


MEB 4th Floor Ceiling Replacement:

  • The contractor began framing the fur downs for the Tray ceiling. 


Library Commons:

  • The work on constructing the bulk head that runs the length of the Commons area continued.
  • Facility Services electricians continued the electrical rough-in work.


Duct Cleaning:

  • Crews completed cleaning the ducts on the 4th Floor of the CSRB.
  • They are mobilizing to the 3rd Floor.