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ALABAMA AVENUE, SE over SUITLAND PARKWAY

Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:ALABAMA AVENUE, SE over SUITLAND PARKWAY
Structure number:0074
Location:ALA AVE OVER SUIT PKWY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:67.6 ft. [20.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:32°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1943
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:93.8 tons [85.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:55.9 tons [50.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:61.5
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$1,500,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201661.5FairFairFairSatisfactoryFO15300
October 201472.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO15300
November 201274.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO15300
January 201174.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO15300
January 200974.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO15300
December 200673.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO19200
December 200473.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO19200
November 200273.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO19200
October 200070.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19200
May 199870.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19200
September 199670.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19200
February 199474.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19200
May 199274.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19200
May 199074.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19200