RTE I278 over RTE I278


+40.67965, -74.00339
40°40'47" N, 74°00'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over RTE I278
Structure number:000000001065329
Location:JCT I 278 & HAMILTON AVE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:353.0 ft. [107.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:365.2 ft. [111.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: 2041

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Average daily traffic:131,647 [as of 2014]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 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 corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Sufficiency rating:85.0
Estimated cost of work:$902,220,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory13186885.0
March 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory13322385.0
February 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory13320085.0
March 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4483085.0
May 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4751585.0
March 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5240085.0
March 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5744785.0
March 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5744785.0
November 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5744785.0
December 1998FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory5744784.0
November 1996PoorPoorFairFair5744771.0
December 1994FairFairFairFair5744773.0
December 1992FairFairFairFair5744773.0
November 1990FairFairFairFair5744773.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,5483821,7843820
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,53901,2313080
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,5933,2117,4941,8880
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.9,25209,0022500
Other Material Abutmentlinear ft.772077200
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6606600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6606600