RTE I278 over RTE 440, RTE 440


+40.61235, -74.15368
40°36'44" N, 74°09'13" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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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:206.7 ft. [63.0 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:14.4 ft. [4.4 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]
Operating rating:68.9 tons [62.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.9 tons [37.2 metric tons]
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 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201666.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO97460
January 201466.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO97460
January 201266.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO100200
January 201063.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO151739
February 200865.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO118678
February 200663.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO151739
February 200470.1FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO60656
March 200270.1FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO60538
February 200069.8FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO65048
January 199858.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO56458
March 199634.0PoorFairFairPoorSD60294
March 199437.8PoorFairFairPoorSD48816
April 199254.8FairFairFairFairFO64155
June 199053.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD60371