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PR 156 over BOTIJAS RIVER

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Coordinates:
+18.19333, -66.35333
18°11'36" N, 66°21'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 156 over BOTIJAS RIVER
Structure number:003361
Location:9 KM WEST OF BARRANQUITAS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:63.7 ft. [19.4 m]
Total length:63.7 ft. [19.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:12,000 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:56.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of relocation of road. [32]
Estimated cost of work:$335,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017PoorPoorFairFair1200056.9
June 2016PoorPoorFairFair1200056.9
May 2015PoorPoorFairFair1200056.9
June 2014PoorPoorFairFair1200056.9
June 2013PoorPoorFairFair1200056.9
July 2011PoorPoorFairFair1200056.9
July 2009PoorPoorFairFair230065.9
May 2007PoorPoorFairFair230066.9
February 2005FairFairFairFair220039.3
October 2002FairFairFairFair220039.3
June 2001FairFairFairFair230053.1
April 1999FairFairFairFair230039.1
March 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory220048.4
March 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory280069.5
February 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory200681.4
October 1991FairFairFairSatisfactory185069.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2562134300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.84070014000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,4751,20626900
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,2381,238000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8282000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1281151300