Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor continued drywall repairs in offices on the 2nd and 3rd Floors.  
  • The electrical contractor continued installing new light fixtures in Conference Room 524. 
  • The fire alarm contractor continued installing strobes and speakers in the lounges on the 6th and 7th Floors. 
  • The construction cleaning contractor commenced work on the 8th Floor. 
  • Facility Services continued to work on punch list items in rooms along the 1st Floor central hallway.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor framed new walls in Auditorium B.
  • The electrical subcontractor installed wiring and conduit for the power receptacles in Auditorium A.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The mechanical contractor finished the de-ionized water piping installation and pressure testing for the 6th and 8th Floor labs.

 

EXTERIOR/LANDSCAPING WORK:

  • Facility Services continued grading the landscape and setting planter bed edging in front of 1542 Tulane Avenue .

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor removed all of the existing fire sprinkler piping and installed fire sprinklers in the café area.
  • The contractor installed ductwork near the center stairwell.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor insulated the supply duct on the Gravier St./S. Prieur St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • They installed additional supply duct to the VAVs on the Gravier St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • They are also installing supply lines from the AHU in the mechanical room on the 1st Floor.
  • The iron subcontractor welded the frame for the stairwell roof and the joints where each stair level meets.
  • The sprinkler subcontractor installed more sprinkler heads on the 6th Floor.
  • Laboratory casework is being installed on the 7th Floor.
  • The electrical subcontractor installed lights on the 6th Floor on the CSRB side of the building.
    • They ran wire for the new lights in the elevator lobby on the 6th Floor.
  • The contractor crews continued installing door frames on the 6th Floor,
    • They installed fur downs on the 6th Floor on the S. Prieur side.
    • They removed the sheetrock ceiling for the installation of the new door on the 1st Floor across from the security desk. 

 

MDL-5 LAB RENOVATION:

  • The contractor replaced the four center pedestal frames in the main MDL room.

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor continues to skim coat the pans of the honeycomb ceiling to provide a smooth surface for painting.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • The contractor installed four additional rows of porcelain tiles on the lobby floor between Towers A and B.