Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

 

1542 TULANE AVE.:

  • The moving contractor completed moving Pathology to the 8th Floor last night.  Faculty and staff members from Pathology, Neurology and Surgery spent much of their day unpacking.
    • Four passenger elevators and the freight were in service today.
    • Business managers were given move in check lists to assist in capturing and reporting any problems that they may discover.  A staff person from the Office of the Dean will accumulate the check lists and deliver them to LSUHSC Facilities.
  • The construction cleaning contractor continued cleaning restrooms and stairwells.
  • The electrical contractor roughed-in electrical conduit and boxes for Room 545.
  • The elevator contractor continued removing the protective film from Elevators 3 and 8.
  • The general contractor installed ceiling tiles in the 6th Floor lounge.
  • The network wiring contractor continued installing new data drops on the 6th Floor.
  • Facility Services continued making minor repairs on various floors.

 

DENTAL CAMPUS AUDITORIUMS A & B RENOVATIONS:

  • The general contractor floated the ceiling troughs in Auditorium B.
  • The mechanical contractor installed additional piping for the heating water supply and return lines of the new AHUs.

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:

  • The mechanical subcontractor continued insulating chill water lines, heating hot water lines, and supply lines on the 1st Floor.
    • They installed additional pipe for the medical air system on the 2nd Floor.
    • More of the ductwork installed on the south side of the 6th Floor was insulated.
    • The medical air and vacuum lines running to the lab on the east side of the 6th Floor were capped.
    • Plumbers shut off the domestic hot and cold water lines supplying the same lab.
    • They set and trimmed out plumbing fixtures in the rest rooms on the east side of the 6th Floor.
  • The electrical subcontractor ran conduit for Panel 2AC located on the 2nd Floor, east side.
    • Conduit for the riser to the switchgear on the 2nd Floor was run.
    • They installed dimmer switches on the south side of the 6th Floor.
    • Electricians disconnected the electrical lines outside of the lab on the 6th Floor.
    • They continued the installation of the wire for the roll up fire doors located on the north side of the 5th and 6th Floors.
  • The fireproofing subcontractor primed all welds (treads and handrails) on the exterior stairwell tower.
  • The contractor taped and floated the walls in the 6th Floor simulation rooms.

 

MEB 2ND FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The sprinkler subcontractor installed sprinkler pipe on the west side of the lobby.

 

MEB MDL 6 RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor removed ceiling grids, existing casework, and lighting fixtures.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • The contractor began the installation of the vertical storefront frame for the expansion lobby.

 

MEB 6109 & 6148 RENOVATIONS

  • The contractor patched and touched up walls in both rooms.  The project is nearing completion.