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DAMEN AVE over RAILROAD PROPERTY

Map

Coordinates:
+41.83978, -87.67539
41°50'23" N, 87°40'31" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:DAMEN AVE over RAILROAD PROPERTY
Structure number:016610900000000
Old structure number:000016610928464 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2900 S & 2000 W
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:87.3 ft. [26.6 m]
Total length:745.1 ft. [227.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:77.8 ft. [23.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1930
Year reconstructed:2002
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 continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,100 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:92.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$11,282,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2410092.4
February 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1530096.0
March 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1530093.7
November 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1850093.3
November 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1850093.3
November 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2440092.4
November 2002GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent2440092.4
October 1999PoorPoorFairSerious3050017.0
October 1997PoorPoorFairPoor3050035.6
October 1995PoorPoorFairPoor3050047.0
October 1994PoorPoorFairPoor1360047.0
September 1992PoorPoorFairPoor1360047.0
February 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1360077.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,4704,4244600
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.68,51568,35915600
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach6262000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.793793000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9489351300
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.17010001852
Assembly with Sealeach186186000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach88731500
Fixed Bearingeach4949000
Pot Bearingeach43100
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,4911,16332350