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WEST 39TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.75825, -73.99808
40°45'30" N, 73°59'53" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WEST 39TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245080
Location:IN WEST MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Total length:105.0 ft. [32.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:59.7 ft. [18.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1934
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,051 [as of 2001]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Sufficiency rating:77.9
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$12,180,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2016PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair205177.9
July 2014PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair205177.9
June 2012PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair205177.9
October 2010PoorPoorFairFair205177.9
December 2008PoorPoorFairFair205177.9
September 2006PoorPoorFairFair205177.9
September 2004PoorPoorFairFair205177.9
June 2002PoorPoorFairFair201977.9
June 2000PoorPoorFairFair201983.9
February 1998PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair201981.9
April 1996PoorSeriousFairPoor201963.7
April 1994PoorSeriousFairPoor320063.6
May 1992PoorSeriousFairPoor320063.6
March 1990PoorSeriousSeriousPoor320048.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,71601,621950
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1100011
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,15904,6381,5210
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4,92304,848750
Substructure
Steel Columneach70610
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.707070205
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.6605790
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1220110120
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.122012110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,59001,577130
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach3403400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3403400
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.102010200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.816081600
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.102001020