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GALVIN PLAZA over AMTRAK W SIDE CON

Map

Coordinates:
+40.75828, -73.99770
40°45'30" N, 73°59'52" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:GALVIN PLAZA over AMTRAK W SIDE CON
Structure number:000000005522440
Location:IN WEST MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Total length:193.3 ft. [58.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:112.9 ft. [34.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:117.5 ft. [35.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:Local Toll Authority [32]
Year built:1942
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:10
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:70,800 [as of 1994]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:68.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$19,266,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7080068.9
August 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7080087.4
August 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7080087.4
May 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7080087.4
July 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryGood7080087.4
July 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood7080073.7
December 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7080073.7
September 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory7080073.7
November 2003GoodGoodGoodGood7080073.7
October 2001GoodGoodGoodGood7080077.9
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood7080077.9
October 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodFair7080066.1
February 1996FairFairSatisfactoryFair7080062.1
December 1993FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair7080063.2
December 1991PoorSatisfactoryVery GoodPoor7080042.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Other Material Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,6193,96165440
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.27,93327,07186200
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.23,55815,4578,09380
Substructure
Other Material Columneach3731150
Other Material Pier Walllinear ft.348348000
Other Material Abutmentlinear ft.2672511510
Other Material Pier Caplinear ft.1,2421,02720690
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.780007791
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach244240310
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5305100119