Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Administration & Finance
 

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

 

1542 TULANE AVE. :

  • The general contractor continued patching and taping the walls in Rooms 109H, 111 and 111A.
    • They installed new windows in Rooms 335 and 345.
    • A crew started installing the new suspended ceiling grid in Room 109H.
  • The mechanical contractor continued installing new fan coil units on the 3rd Floor.
  • The painting contractor continued painting offices on the 3rd Floor and began painting the center stairwell between the 1st and the 4th Floors.
  • The glass contractor demolished the old storefront beside the main entrance on Tulane Ave. and began construction of the new storefront leading into the 1st Floor lounge.
  • Facility Services continued making repairs on the 1st and 3rd Floors, painting hallways on the 3rd Floor, connecting electrical service for fan coil units, and removing the old ceiling grid in Room 319C.

 

EXTERIOR/LANDSCAPING:

  • Facility Services planted shrubs and spread mulch in the rear of the Resource Center .

 

LIONS/LSU CLINIC PERMANENT REPAIRS AND MITIGATION:     

  • The electrical contractor pulled generator feeder wire from the 9th Floor generator on the roof.
    • They pulled wire from the switchgear to the fire pump controller.
    • Power has been provided to the reception desk on the 6th Floor.
    • Electricians are installing lights on the Gravier St./S. Prieur St. side of the 6th Floor.
  • The contractor began removing the shaft walls around the freight elevator to begin waterproofing the shaft.
    • Crews began installing granite on the exterior of the new stairwell.
    • The installation of the glass on the exterior stairwell continues.
    • They continued installing the wall by the roll down fire door on the 6th Floor.
    • Carpet is being installed on the CSRB side of the 6th Floor.
    • Workers continued stripping the granite floors on the 1st Floor, Bolivar Street side.
  • The mechanical contractor continued to install supply and return grills on the 6th Floor, Gravier Street side.
    • A water fountain was installed on the Bolivar St. side of the 6th Floor.
    • Ceiling outlets for the medical gas/air/vac are being installed in the 6th Floor simulation room.
    • The fuel pipes going into the generator on the roof were caulked.
  • The sprinkler subcontractor continued installing sprinkler heads on the 6th Floor in the computer lounge.

 

LIBRARY COMMONS:

  • The contractor continues to paint the composite wall panels in the large multimedia room.
  • Ceiling tile was installed in the cafe area.
  • The contractor continued installing the display case in the elevator lobby. 
  • LSUHSC Facility Services electricians began installing light switches.

 

MEB 2nd FLOOR LOBBY RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor installed can lights around the perimeter of the lobby.
  • They installed the circular hanging fixtures on the Roman Street side of the lobby.
  • A crew continued installing granite on the columns.

 

MEB PHARMACOLOGY LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The contractor installed ceiling grid in the administrative area.
  • They installed registers in the lab area.

 

RESIDENCE HALL LOBBY EXPANSION:

  • The contractor installed the double sliding door. 
  • Crews continued installing air conditioning plenum boxes and linear diffuser.

 

DENTAL 6th & 8th FLOOR LAB RENOVATIONS:

  • The cabinet installers installed countertops for the lab furniture in Rooms 8405C, 8405D, 8405F and 8405G.  
  • The cabinet installers installed the 4 ft fume hood and shelving in Room 6335.
  • The electrical contractor ran the electrical wiring for the peninsulas in 8405A and 8405B, the recessed can lights in Room 8405E, the darkroom light fixtures in 8405D, and the NEMA L6 - 250V outlet in Room 6335.
  • The plumbing contractor installed the water valves for the laboratory sinks in Rooms 8405C, 8405D, 8405F, 8405G, and 8405H.

 

ALLIED HEALTH/NURSING ROOF REPLACEMENT:

  • Materials for the new roof have been delivered and staged in the lay down area located across Roman St. from the building.