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COLUMBIA HEIGHTS over RTE I278, RTE I278

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Coordinates:
+40.70067, -73.99521
40°42'02" N, 73°59'43" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:COLUMBIA HEIGHTS over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000002230870
Location:.2 MI W I278+BKLYN BR
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Total length:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:149.0 ft. [45.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:205.1 ft. [62.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1948
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:1,020 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:80.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$6,501,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016FairFairGoodFair102080.0
August 2014FairFairGoodFair100780.0
July 2012FairFairGoodFair159580.0
July 2010FairFairGoodFair159580.0
September 2008FairFairGoodFair159580.0
April 2006FairFairGoodFair159580.0
April 2004FairFairGoodFair159580.0
May 2002FairFairGoodFair135480.0
November 2000FairFairGoodFair135480.0
December 1998PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair135478.0
December 1996PoorPoorFairPoor135462.0
December 1994PoorPoorFairPoor110062.0
December 1992PoorPoorFairPoor110062.0
October 1991PoorPoorSeriousPoor110032.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,9641,964000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.19,93511,8267,8842250
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.15,5706,1379,342910
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,9441,8520920
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.51942250470
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach38220160
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.152015200
Fixed Bearingeach2726100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.108010800
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.189189000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.652652000