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WEST 44TH STREET over AMTRK W.SIDE CONN

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Coordinates:
+40.76125, -73.99525
40°45'40" N, 73°59'43" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WEST 44TH STREET over AMTRK W.SIDE CONN
Structure number:000000002245100
Location:IN W MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
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:2
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: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,094 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:63.5
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$2,420,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair609463.5
April 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair609463.5
April 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair620063.5
April 2010FairFairSatisfactoryFair564762.6
March 2008FairFairSatisfactoryFair528562.6
May 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair564762.6
April 2004FairFairSatisfactoryFair564762.6
May 2002FairFairSatisfactoryFair421062.7
March 2000FairFairSatisfactoryFair421066.7
January 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair421067.7
April 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor457942.2
March 1994PoorPoorPoorPoor2190038.6
April 1992PoorPoorFairPoor2190060.1
March 1990PoorPoorFairPoor2190060.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.8040779250
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,07205560516
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,96003,6003600
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,24402,24400
Substructure
Steel Columneach50500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.264026400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.4800480
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1200108120
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.6006000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.680068000
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach1201200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4804800
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6606600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.330033000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6600642