US Route 22 over OHIO RIVER & OHIO RT 7


+40.37779, -80.61025
40°22'40" N, 80°36'37" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US Route 22 over OHIO RIVER & OHIO RT 7
Structure number:00000000005A060
Location:At Ohio State Line
Purpose:Carries highway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:819.9 ft. [249.9 m]
Total length:1964.7 ft. [598.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:81.0 ft. [24.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel continuous [4]
Main span design:Stayed girder [14]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:33,960 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:68.6
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,797,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3396068.6
October 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3149469.0
October 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3149469.0
October 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3000081.1
October 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3000081.1
October 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3000081.1
October 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3000081.0
October 2009FairSatisfactoryFairGood3000069.2
October 2008FairSatisfactoryFairGood3000069.2
October 2007FairSatisfactoryFairGood3000069.2
October 2006PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood3000051.4
October 2005PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood3000051.4
October 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3250080.6
October 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood3250080.6
October 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2650081.5
October 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1650083.1
November 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1650081.4
December 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1650081.4
December 1998GoodGoodGoodVery Good1650081.4
December 1996GoodGoodGoodVery Good1200082.1
December 1995GoodGoodGoodVery Good1200087.0
January 1995GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2350085.1
July 1993GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2350085.1
July 1992GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2100085.5
June 1990GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good2100086.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.9,4637,9671,48880
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.137,269119,41416,48101,374
Steel Stringerlinear ft.14,08012,6571,42300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.94,91182,57111,3900950
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.180,152173,8114,0732,2680
Steel Main Cablelinear ft.21,34021,159170110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.43,24629,59612,884262504
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.6,3906,24714120
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.119,166103,67414,30001,192
Reinforced Concrete Columneach105230
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.24531168460
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1861443480
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.358166141510
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.9209200
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.184929200
Elastomeric Bearingeach38102440
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.38030763100
Movable Bearingeach24111300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2402103000
Fixed Bearingeach1411300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2201705000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6,2994,2881,6943170