RTE I278 over RTE 440


+40.61293, -74.15488
40°36'47" N, 74°09'18" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over RTE 440
Structure number:000000001067701
Location:JCT I278+440
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:36.7 ft. [11.2 m]
Total length:107.9 ft. [32.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:68.2 ft. [20.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:13°
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: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: April 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,691 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:56.9 tons [51.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.9 tons [30.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,276,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201691.3FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO1691
March 201488.3FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO60656
April 201288.3FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO60656
April 201088.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60656
July 200888.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO59339
March 200688.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60656
April 200489.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60656
April 200289.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60538
February 200087.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO65048
April 199888.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO56458
July 199669.2PoorPoorFairFairSD60294
June 199453.3PoorPoorFairPoorSD48816
July 199251.2PoorPoorFairPoorSD64155
June 199051.7PoorPoorFairPoorSD60371