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MALCOM X AVENUE over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET

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Coordinates:
+38.84512, -77.00828
38°50'42" N, 77°00'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MALCOM X AVENUE over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET
Structure number:0044
Location:Malcom X @ South Capitol
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Total length:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1943
Year reconstructed:1982
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:82.8 tons [75.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.9 tons [45.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201777.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO12300
December 201477.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO12300
November 201266.3FairGoodFairFairFO12300
October 201066.3FairGoodFairFairFO12300
December 200866.3FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO12300
January 200776.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17800
January 200576.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17800
January 200376.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17800
January 200176.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17800
August 199874.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17800
October 199674.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17800
March 199476.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-17800
February 199276.6GoodGoodGoodGood-17800
February 199076.6GoodGoodGoodGood-17800

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.8328181400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,4486,441700
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,2884,288000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1381169130
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.138013800
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1312010
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7878000
Fixed Bearingeach1320110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4343000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.132127410