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VETERANS BR over ALLEGHENY RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.43274, -79.70774
41°25'58" N, 79°42'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:VETERANS BR over ALLEGHENY RIVER
Structure number:000000000001244
Old structure number:020579000415320 (from 1992 edition)
Location:VETERANS BRIDGE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:440.0 ft. [134.1 m]
Total length:1049.9 ft. [320.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:139.1 ft. [42.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:142.4 ft. [43.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:3280.7 ft. [999.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1986
Year reconstructed:2012
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: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:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:47,471 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:51.9 tons [47.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:39.9 tons [36.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$4,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201595.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-47471
May 201395.7FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-50059
May 201196.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-26724
May 200996.4FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-35005
May 200794.7FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-70190
May 200592.9FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-54974
May 200392.9FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-54974
May 200194.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-54974
May 199995.1FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-52118
May 199797.4FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-27287
May 199588.5FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-20617
May 199398.5FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-19720