RTE I278 over RTE 440, RTE 440


+40.61235, -74.15368
40°36'44" N, 74°09'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over RTE 440, RTE 440
Structure number:000000001067611
Location:JCT I278+440
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:207.0 ft. [63.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:34°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
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:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:97,460 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:66.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,828,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory9746066.7
January 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory9746066.7
January 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory10020066.6
January 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15173963.3
February 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory11867865.4
February 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory15173963.3
February 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory6065670.1
March 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory6053870.1
February 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory6504869.8
January 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5645858.6
March 1996PoorFairFairPoor6029434.0
March 1994PoorFairFairPoor4881637.8
April 1992FairFairFairFair6415554.8
June 1990PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair6037153.0