RTE I278 over 278I278IX2MR11B


+40.69625, -73.98037
40°41'47" N, 73°58'49" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over 278I278IX2MR11B
Structure number:000000002230500
Location:.4 MI SE I278+BKLYN BR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Total length:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,676 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:88.7 tons [80.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.3 tons [29.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$9,471,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201688.3FairFairSatisfactoryGoodFO16676
February 201489.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO5450
February 201289.2FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5450
March 201089.2FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5450
March 200889.2FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5450
March 200689.2FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5450
March 200491.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5450
March 200272.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO99900
January 200074.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery GoodFO99900
March 199861.0Fair-FairSatisfactoryFO99900
May 199647.8Poor-PoorFairSD99900
June 199447.8Poor-PoorFairSD99900
April 199263.0Fair-FairFairFO99900
November 199082.0Fair-FairFairFO99900