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US 522 over POTOMAC RIV, CSX TRANS.

Map

Coordinates:
+39.69085, -78.18667
39°41'27" N, 78°11'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 522 over POTOMAC RIV, CSX TRANS.
Structure number:100000210043010
Location:ON WEST VIRGINIA LINE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:195.9 ft. [59.7 m]
Total length:2577.2 ft. [785.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:26°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1937
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:23
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Truss - Deck [09]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,930 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:47.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$5,542,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1093047.8
July 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1093047.8
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1093046.8
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1111146.5
July 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1351252.8
July 2007FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1245052.8
July 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1245054.8
July 2003FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1245054.8
July 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood985054.8
July 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood985054.8
July 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood985054.8
July 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood985054.8
February 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood985054.8
February 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood985054.8
February 1995FairGoodSatisfactoryGood867553.1
April 1993FairGoodSatisfactoryGood867553.1
March 1991FairGoodFairSatisfactory867548.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,1802,83803402
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.25,44021,4721,2482,7200
Steel Stringerlinear ft.9,0729,02614320
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.27,70822,0695,542970
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.85,36875,20710,102590
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.4,5364,126340700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.35,90832,6642,6905540
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.3,8032,3439405200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.34,12521,0858,4404,6000
Steel Gusset Plateeach2882722140
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,152952150500
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2112153
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.7001403502100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.134044900
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.5821272701850
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.65323300
Pourable Jointlinear ft.455045500
Compression Jointlinear ft.2280183450
Assembly with Sealeach6565000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach103083200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.86806182500
Fixed Bearingeach77106700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.46302881750
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4,6004,5742006
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,7602,760000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.5,1703,6305001,0400