RTE I278 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB


+40.73545, -73.92310
40°44'08" N, 73°55'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB
Structure number:000000001076249
Location:JCT I278+I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:98.8 ft. [30.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Truck traffic:4% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:97.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$8,981,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016FairFairGoodGood-97.0
April 2014FairFairGoodGood672697.0
May 2012FairFairGoodGood672697.0
May 2010FairFairGoodGood672697.0
May 2008FairFairGoodSatisfactory672697.0
April 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory672679.0
February 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory672679.0
February 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory522579.0
January 2000FairFairGoodSatisfactory522576.1
January 1998FairFairGoodFair522565.1
January 1996PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor485541.5
January 1994PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor5470052.0
March 1992PoorPoorFairPoor5470050.0
May 1990PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair5470063.0