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SCHUYLKILL AV WEST over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY

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Coordinates:
+39.95587, -75.18065
39°57'21" N, 75°10'50" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SCHUYLKILL AV WEST over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY
Structure number:000000000039018
Old structure number:673030001309390 (from 1992 edition)
Location:E.SIDE OF 30TH ST.3590A08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:270.0 ft. [82.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:90°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1933
Year reconstructed:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:29,623 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Sufficiency rating:73.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,966,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2016FairGoodFairSatisfactory2962373.5
June 2014FairGoodFairSatisfactory3355774.3
July 2012FairGoodFairSatisfactory2665276.3
July 2010FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2672188.4
July 2008PoorFairSeriousFair2887635.0
July 2006PoorFairSeriousFair2862832.1
July 2004PoorFairSeriousFair2834517.0
June 2002PoorFairSeriousFair2389317.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.550380157130
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.86,02586,025000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,84512,84400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.86,02586,025000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.19,942019,94200
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,24221,1271130
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.86,02586,025000
Substructure
Steel Columneach80080
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.86,02586,025000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.150150000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach88000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.75,27275,272000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.268268000