RTE 440 over RTE I278, RTE I278


+40.62188, -74.17311
40°37'19" N, 74°10'23" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE 440 over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000001067670
Location:JCT I278 + W SHORE EXPY
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:93.8 ft. [28.6 m]
Total length:294.0 ft. [89.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:48°
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:87,557 [as of 2016]
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: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:86.8 tons [78.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:51.9 tons [47.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:71.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,990,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201671.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO87557
January 201471.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO89758
February 201271.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO89758
March 201071.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO89758
March 200871.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO89758
February 200671.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO89758
February 200471.2FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO89758
March 200271.2FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO89758
July 200057.4FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO89758
September 199852.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO89758
July 199619.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoorSD89758
August 199428.9PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoorSD89758
June 199228.9PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoorSD89758
May 199045.1PoorPoorFairFairSD89758