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RI 138 over EAST SHORE RD

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Coordinates:
+41.50860, -71.36425
41°30'31" N, 71°21'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RI 138 over EAST SHORE RD
Structure number:000000000008800
Location:0.1 Mi NW of Nwprt Brdge
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [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: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,010 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:63.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,535,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2001063.4
September 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2001063.4
September 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2155063.4
February 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2155050.6
December 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good2155063.5
December 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good2670065.5
December 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good2300065.5
November 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good2300065.5
October 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good2037065.5
June 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good1700065.5
May 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good1700065.5
June 1989FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good1730065.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.6526005200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7,9467,31263400
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,2083,2081,5005000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,9363,643197960
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1365468140
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.96072240
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach84400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.160880
Fixed Bearingeach80800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.160880
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1561371630
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,2821,2582400
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.60451500