INTERSTATE 579 over 279,28,HOV,N&S RR,E.OHIO


+40.45058, -79.99444
40°27'02" N, 79°59'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:INTERSTATE 579 over 279,28,HOV,N&S RR,E.OHIO
Structure number:000000000001254
Old structure number:020579001100000 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:175.9 ft. [53.6 m]
Total length:1891.2 ft. [576.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.6 ft. [13.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1988
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 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: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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Operating rating:78.9 tons [71.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.9 tons [45.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.3
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$441,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201680.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO23581
October 201481.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO25429
October 201281.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO25709
October 201081.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO27822
October 200880.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO36862
October 200681.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO33968
November 200461.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO32915
November 200263.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO29340
December 200063.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO28763
October 199884.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-27038
June 199684.0FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-27287
July 199487.3FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-20114
June 199298.5GoodGoodGoodGood-19720