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RAMP#3 ON RAMP over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY

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Coordinates:
+39.97891, -75.20291
39°58'44" N, 75°12'10" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RAMP#3 ON RAMP over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY
Structure number:000000000039335
Old structure number:678008003010380 (from 1992 edition)
Location:GIRARD AVE.INTERCH3589H04
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:128.9 ft. [39.3 m]
Total length:258.9 ft. [78.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:62°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,461 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:73.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2016FairGoodFairSatisfactory446173.3
May 2014FairGoodFairSatisfactory661474.5
June 2012FairGoodFairSatisfactory415775.4
June 2010FairGoodFairSatisfactory327669.6
June 2008FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory4781.0
June 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4783.0
June 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4673.2
May 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4473.2
October 1999FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory4272.0
September 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4081.5
October 1995GoodGoodGoodGood3889.0
February 1994GoodGoodGoodGood3787.0
February 1992GoodGoodVery GoodGood3490.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.49301533400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,50621,506000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.7416469500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,50621,506000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,82805,82800
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.3262616500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,50621,506000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach20200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112733540
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.100802000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,50621,506000
Fixed Bearingeach22000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.518518000