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CROSSTOWN BL over FIFTH AVE

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Coordinates:
+40.43894, -79.99390
40°26'20" N, 79°59'38" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CROSSTOWN BL over FIFTH AVE
Structure number:000000000001237
Old structure number:020579000300000 (from 1992 edition)
Location:I579 SB.OVER 5TH AVENUE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:104.0 ft. [31.7 m]
Total length:211.0 ft. [64.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.3 ft. [13.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Year reconstructed:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,581 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:84.8 tons [77.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:50.9 tons [46.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:98.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$971,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201698.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-23581
July 201494.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO25429
July 201285.0FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-25709
July 201085.0FairSatisfactoryFairFair-27822
August 200885.0FairSatisfactoryFairFair-36862
August 200685.0FairSatisfactoryFairFair-33968
August 200466.0FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO32915
August 200268.0FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO29340
August 200079.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO28763
July 199879.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO27038
July 199679.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-27287
January 199677.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO20617
January 199477.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO19720

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,1601,160000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.32,25932,259000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,8478,847000
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.8686000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,50621,506000
Substructure
Steel Columneach11000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5353000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9090000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.186186000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1414000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.32,25932,259000
Fixed Bearingeach1414000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.32,25932,259000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.398398000