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H STREET over WASHINGTON TERMINAL YARD

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Coordinates:
+38.90022, -77.00294
38°54'01" N, 77°00'11" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:H STREET over WASHINGTON TERMINAL YARD
Structure number:0529
Location:H STREET OVER RAILROAD
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:142.1 ft. [43.3 m]
Total length:1442.0 ft. [439.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:107.9 ft. [32.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:123.4 ft. [37.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1907
Year reconstructed:1977
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:9
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,300 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:78.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$20,250,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2018PoorPoorFairFair1430078.2
September 2016FairFairFairFair1430080.2
July 2014FairSatisfactoryFairFair1430081.2
July 2012FairFairSatisfactoryFair1430080.2
August 2010FairFairSatisfactoryFair1430032.9
May 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1430085.2
June 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1900092.1
April 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1900092.1
November 1996FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1900091.1
October 1994FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1900091.5
July 1993GoodGoodGoodGood1900094.5
November 1990GoodGoodGoodGood1900094.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.1,00090010000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.15,40015,0003001000
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.21,25320,6854541140
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.236,950229,9156,00095085
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.158,310144,3008,8675,1430
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.111,68080111,60000
Superstructure
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach641137160
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6404401006040
Substructure
Steel Columneach1614200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,4804,4008000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach26123110
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.25018127420
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.34222942710
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.8002942003060
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach80050228
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.90059615010054
Fixed Bearingeach2402400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.28822650120
Pot Bearingeach1616000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.112112000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4,3304,325500
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3,3353,3201500