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RTE I278 over FOREST AVENUE

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Coordinates:
+40.62494, -74.17793
40°37'30" N, 74°10'41" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over FOREST AVENUE
Structure number:000000001067652
Location:JCT I278+W SHORE EXPY
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:72.8 ft. [22.2 m]
Total length:141.1 ft. [43.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
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:3
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: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:42,858 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:72.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$4,455,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4285872.3
June 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3801872.6
June 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4296372.3
May 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4296372.3
May 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3885472.6
May 2007FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3568672.8
May 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4296373.3
May 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood4296373.3
May 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3805274.6
June 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3586674.8
June 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3390063.5
April 1995PoorFairFairPoor3270043.2
June 1993PoorFairFairPoor3274343.2
July 1991PoorFairFairPoor3390043.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.810810000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,7936,793000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,9132,9532,96000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,5085,508000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach88000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8888000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8888000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.176880880
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach3636000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.108010800
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.270267030
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,37302,37300