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ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over Malcom X. Avenue

Map

Coordinates:
+38.84510, -77.00752
38°50'42" N, 77°00'27" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over Malcom X. Avenue
Structure number:1014(SB)
Location:ANACOSTIA FRWY& PORTL
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:79.4 ft. [24.2 m]
Total length:79.4 ft. [24.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.4 ft. [16.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
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:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:42,400 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:95.8 tons [87.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:57.9 tons [52.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:90.9
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$3,000,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201590.9FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-42400
October 201390.9FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-42400
September 201190.9FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
November 200990.9FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
November 200790.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
December 200490.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
March 200390.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
February 200190.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
November 199890.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
December 199690.9FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
November 199491.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-42400
July 199280.2FairSatisfactoryFairFair-42400
July 199080.2FairSatisfactoryFairFair-42400

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.626625100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,4946,494000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,4004,18022000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112011020
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.4040000
Compression Jointlinear ft.54272700
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.159158100