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PR 53 EASTBOUND over DEPRESSION

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Coordinates:
+17.98833, -66.12667
17°59'18" N, 66°07'36" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 53 EASTBOUND over DEPRESSION
Structure number:023182
Location:3 KM NORTHWEST OF GUAYAMA
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Tolls:Yes, on toll road [2]
Length of largest span:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Total length:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span 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: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,957 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:98.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$44,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairFairGoodSatisfactory895798.6
April 2015FairFairGoodSatisfactory895798.6
April 2013FairFairGoodSatisfactory895798.6
April 2011FairFairGoodSatisfactory1900098.1
April 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory950098.6
November 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory950098.6
April 2006FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory900098.6
April 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory795099.6
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory795099.6
December 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood730099.7
September 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood640097.7
May 1996FairFairGoodGood510097.0
May 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good605098.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.390390000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,8741,53901,3350
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.230223700
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.82433900
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1212000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.131131000