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VAN NUYS BLVD over PACOIMA DIVERSON CHNL

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Coordinates:
+34.25271, -118.44022
34°15'10" N, 118°26'25" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:VAN NUYS BLVD over PACOIMA DIVERSON CHNL
Structure number:53C1355
Location:0.1 MI S/W ARLETA AVE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:2007
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:50,670 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:90.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018GoodGoodGoodGood5067090.9
November 2014GoodGoodGoodVery Good4880091.1
November 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4880091.1
April 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2480094.5
November 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2480094.5
March 2007FairSatisfactoryFairGood2480061.6
January 2006FairSatisfactoryFairGood2480061.6
April 2001GoodGoodGoodVery Good2480073.5
March 1999GoodGoodGoodGood2480073.5
May 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2480073.5
March 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2480073.5
December 1993FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good2480075.4
January 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good2480075.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2202002000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4503700080
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.150150000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7447073520
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.6035673600
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6060000
Steel Pileeach11000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach22000
Movable Bearingeach99000
Fixed Bearingeach99000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.5252000