I-78 RAMP 2 over I-78 RAMP 5


+40.70952, -74.16760
40°42'34" N, 74°10'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-78 RAMP 2 over I-78 RAMP 5
Structure number:0725160
Location:0.42 MI West of JCT 1&9
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Total length:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,880 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:9% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:72.9
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$45,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory888072.9
June 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair854061.7
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair837461.7
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair821061.8
July 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair805061.8
May 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair789361.8
March 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair773861.8
November 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory751076.1
October 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory736076.1
August 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory721076.1
August 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory700076.1
June 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory590076.4
April 1992GoodGoodGoodGood500076.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.42218723500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,8082,69330850
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,9482,686170920
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6961800
Pourable Jointlinear ft.3434000
Compression Jointlinear ft.3428600
Movable Bearingeach52300
Fixed Bearingeach52300
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.176176000