RTE I278 over RTE 440


+40.61313, -74.15471
40°36'47" N, 74°09'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over RTE 440
Structure number:000000001067702
Location:JCT I278+440
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:37.7 ft. [11.5 m]
Total length:109.9 ft. [33.5 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:15.4 ft. [4.7 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:100,851 [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:58.9 tons [53.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.0 tons [31.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:86.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$4,221,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201686.8FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO100851
March 201489.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO60656
April 201289.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO60656
April 201089.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60656
July 200889.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO59339
March 200689.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60656
April 200490.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60656
April 200289.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO60538
May 200183.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO60538
February 200083.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO65048
June 199983.9FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO56458
April 199835.5PoorGoodGoodSeriousSD55895
August 199753.7PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD60294
July 199626.7PoorPoorFairSeriousSD60294
May 199527.7PoorPoorFairSeriousSD60294
June 199429.5PoorPoorFairSeriousSD48816
May 199251.0PoorFairFairPoorSD64155
June 199069.6FairFairFairFairFO60371