RTE I278 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB


+40.73522, -73.92318
40°44'07" N, 73°55'23" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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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:52.8 ft. [16.1 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:15.1 ft. [4.6 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]
Operating rating:88.8 tons [80.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.9 tons [48.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$8,981,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201697.0FairFairGoodGood--
April 201497.0FairFairGoodGood-6726
May 201297.0FairFairGoodGood-6726
May 201097.0FairFairGoodGood-6726
May 200897.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-6726
April 200679.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO6726
February 200479.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO6726
February 200279.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO5225
January 200076.1FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO5225
January 199865.1FairFairGoodFairFO5225
January 199641.5PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD4855
January 199452.0PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD54700
March 199250.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD54700
May 199063.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD54700