RTE I278 over Mosel Ave


+40.60630, -74.08291
40°36'23" N, 74°04'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over Mosel Ave
Structure number:000000001067822
Location:2.7MI W JCT I278&BELT PKY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:80.7 ft. [24.6 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:105.0 ft. [32.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:116.5 ft. [35.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:29°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
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: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:66,819 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:89.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$5,029,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016FairFairGoodGood6681989.8
July 2014FairFairGoodSatisfactory6302890.0
June 2012FairFairGoodSatisfactory6305090.0
June 2010FairFairGoodSatisfactory12356387.1
August 2008FairFairGoodSatisfactory7616089.3
May 2006GoodGoodGoodGood7618890.4
May 2004GoodGoodGoodGood13675487.5
May 2002GoodGoodGoodGood12327189.2
March 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood18424286.3
March 1998PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor17343355.9
June 1996PoorPoorFairPoor8415052.8
June 1994PoorPoorFairPoor5620557.4
May 1992PoorPoorFairPoor5482457.5
June 1990PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor5482459.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7782,778000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.25,79425,794000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.17,60515,9871,588300
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.14,02913,95550240
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1421200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.287287000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.287287000
Compression Jointlinear ft.57401084660
Elastomeric Bearingeach4846020
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.192192000
Fixed Bearingeach4848000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.192192000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.3463230230
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,5992961,30300