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ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN AVE INTERCHANGE

Map

Coordinates:
+38.87513, -76.97454
38°52'30" N, 76°58'28" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN AVE INTERCHANGE
Structure number:1000
Location:PENN AVE OVER ANAC FRWY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:95.8 ft. [29.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:105.0 ft. [32.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:54°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Year reconstructed:1999
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:58,000 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:98.1 tons [89.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:58.9 tons [53.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$4,250,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201691.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO58000
February 201491.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO58000
January 201291.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO58000
October 200991.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO58000
October 200791.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-75600
July 200591.0GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-75600
June 200185.0GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-75600
June 199982.0GoodExcellentExcellentVery GoodFO75600
December 199761.0Poor--PoorSD75600
October 199540.0PoorCriticalPoorSeriousSD75600
August 199256.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD75600
August 199056.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD75600

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,8082,7815220
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.28,00027,9356500
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.19,08019,0562400
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.17,91017,905500
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1110100
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.7787572100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.37934819120
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,0283,92110700
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.180177030
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,6961,6514500
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.54035019000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach3427520
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1716001
Fixed Bearingeach3424910
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.87001
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.540540000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,0475,88616100