RTE I278 over Mosel Ave


+40.60630, -74.08291
40°36'23" N, 74°04'58" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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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:179.8 ft. [54.8 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:20.3 ft. [6.2 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]
Operating rating:100.8 tons [91.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
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 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201689.8FairFairGoodGood-66819
July 201490.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-63028
June 201290.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-63050
June 201087.1FairFairGoodSatisfactory-123563
August 200889.3FairFairGoodSatisfactory-76160
May 200690.4GoodGoodGoodGood-76188
May 200487.5GoodGoodGoodGood-136754
May 200289.2GoodGoodGoodGood-123271
March 200086.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-184242
March 199855.9PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoorSD173433
June 199652.8PoorPoorFairPoorSD84150
June 199457.4PoorPoorFairPoorSD56205
May 199257.5PoorPoorFairPoorSD54824
June 199059.8PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD54824