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RTE I678 over EAST RIVER

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Coordinates:
+40.79708, -73.82662
40°47'49" N, 73°49'36" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I678 over EAST RIVER
Structure number:000000005521229
Location:I678 OVER EAST RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Tolls:Yes, on toll road [2]
Length of largest span:2300.0 ft. [701.0 m]
Total length:6886.5 ft. [2098.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:62.7 ft. [19.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:134.5 ft. [41.0 m]
Owner:Local Toll Authority [32]
Year built:1938
Year reconstructed:2015
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Suspension [13]
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: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:115,108 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:58.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$792,800,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory11510858.0
October 2015FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10544758.0
October 2013FairFairFairFair14041020.6
November 2011FairFairFairFair14040037.9
October 2009PoorPoorFairFair11753335.2
September 2007FairFairFairFair10881333.7
September 2005PoorPoorFairFair13842331.7
September 2003PoorPoorFairFair13842331.7
August 2001PoorPoorFairFair14498931.7
August 1999FairFairFairFair14094933.7
July 1997PoorPoorPoorSerious13579617.0
November 1995PoorPoorSeriousSerious1357964.0
August 1994PoorPoorSeriousSerious1357964.0
October 1992PoorPoorSeriousSerious1051004.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.44,05243,23060120615
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.851,784848,6271,9671,034156
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,4521,36145460
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.314,336311,7752,55650
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.298,926262,42236,50400
Superstructure
Steel Main Cablelinear ft.7,6527,5678500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.42,71242,6565600
Steel Secondary Cableeach1822415170
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,29421,2276331
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.14,50613,4177413480
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.170,943169,88455446837
Substructure
Steel Columneach65100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3028200
Reinforced Concrete Columneach6462200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.134448370
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.21210610600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2,2272,1873820
Deck
Corrugated or Orthotropic Decksq. ft.278,242278,13077350
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.288,534283,8744,66000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.332,909331,95473813681
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.36624411840
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach2417610
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.132126600
Movable Bearingeach3627900
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.372371100
Fixed Bearingeach122460
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.60501000
Disk Bearingeach3222318911
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,1323,1141800
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.11,70011,560124160
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.82,75082,750000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.9,1537,1522,00100