RTE I495 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB


+40.73500, -73.92325
40°44'06" N, 73°55'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I495 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB
Structure number:000000001076269
Location:JCT I278 & I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:163.7 ft. [49.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:182.8 ft. [55.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:2002
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:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:69,084 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:95.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$15,580,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017GoodVery GoodExcellentGood6908495.0
June 2015GoodVery GoodExcellentGood6931795.0
June 2013GoodVery GoodExcellentGood6931795.0
June 2011GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good6760095.0
July 2009GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good16299097.0
July 2007GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good15827097.0
July 2005GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good13400396.0
June 2003GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good13400396.0
March 2003FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory14234295.0
January 2000FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory14663297.0
January 1998FairFairSatisfactoryFair12477386.0
February 1996PoorPoorFairPoor14920068.0
January 1994PoorPoorFairPoor14520069.0
January 1992PoorPoorFairPoor16110469.0
January 1990PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoor16110469.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.9669184800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8,6947,82586900
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,6867,4861001000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.6,8886,54434400
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.370037000
Compression Jointlinear ft.3942950990
Elastomeric Bearingeach4646000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.46222400
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.210210000