Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Monday, October 13, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor began the repair of the ceiling grid in the front hallway on Saturday. 
  • Crews continued taping and floating the sheetrock wall in the lounge on the 5th Floor.
  • The demolition of a cool room on the 5th Floor has started. 
  • Drywall repairs continue to be made in various offices on the 3rd Floor. 
  • The elevator contractor is making final preparations for the formal inspection of Elevator #4.
  • The electrical contractor continued installing new light fixtures in Conference Room 728.
  • LSUHSC Facility Services repaired locks on the exterior loading dock doors and continued piping in connections for the new landscape irrigation.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor continues framing the new walls in Auditoriums A & B.
  • The electrical subcontractor continues to install junction boxes and to mount hardware for the ceiling light fixtures in Auditorium A. 
  • The insulation subcontractor is labeling the HVAC piping.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The domestic water lines were successfully capped in Rooms 6333 and 6335.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor continues installing cap sheets over roofing sheets marred by foot traffic.
  • The contractor is removing excess materials from the jobsite.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor painted the concrete ceiling of the Library. 
  • Crews continued to hang sheetrock. 
  • LSUHSC electricians ran feeds to the new electrical panel.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor is insulating supply duct on the 6th Floor Gravier St. side of the building.
    • They are running branch lines to the VAV boxes on the 6th Floor on the Gravier St. side.
    • A VAV that was in way of duct on the 6th Floor was raised.
    • They re-piped the raised VAV.
    • ID tagged the domestic hot and cold water lines and the heating hot water lines on the 6th and 7th Floors.
    • Crews continue installed piping outside of the elevator lobby to connect to the sump pump that will be installed in the pit of Elevator 1 and 4 and in the pit for the freight elevator on the 1st Floor. 
  • The electrical subcontractor is installing conduit for the new breaker box on the 2nd Floor in the electrical room located on the S. Prieur St side of the building.
    • Conduit is being run to the new panel in the 1st Floor electrical room.
    • They are wiring the sump pump for Elevators 2 and 3 on the 1st Floor.
  • The iron subcontractor is welding the frame on the 3rd and 4th Floors and welding the saddles on the 2nd and 3rd Floors.
  • The sprinkler subcontractor is dropping sprinkler heads on the 6th Floor. 
  • The contractor is sealing wall penetrations in the middle of the 6th Floor.
    • A crew continues installing door frames in the middle of the 6th Floor.
    • They are forming up the slab on the 1st Floor by the bathrooms on the Bolivar St. side.

 

MEB MDL-5 LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The network wiring contractor has terminated all the new data cables and installed the cover plates in the main MDL room.
  • The contractor started working on the punch list.

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATION:

  • The contractor delivered the frames for the glass storefronts and the store doors.

 

MEB 4th FLOOR CEILING REPLACEMENT:

  • The contractor installed the fire sprinklers caps.