RI 24 & RI 138 over SAKONNET RIVER


+41.63810, -71.21335
41°38'17" N, 71°12'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RI 24 & RI 138 over SAKONNET RIVER
Structure number:000000000002505
Location:0.1 Mi S of JCT RI 138
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:400.0 ft. [121.9 m]
Total length:2265.2 ft. [690.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:2012
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:7
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:40,000 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:83.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodGoodGoodGood4000083.0
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood4000083.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.7,8007,255532130
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.468,000451,50012,2002,2002,100
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,1503,1282200
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.212,910212,61728850
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.201,585201,34524000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1813500
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.192192000
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.306298530
Steel Pileeach2952653000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.23,60013,3750010,225
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.69056612400
Pourable Jointlinear ft.189999000
Assembly with Sealeach17831135120
Elastomeric Bearingeach6060000
Disk Bearingeach3271780
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.6,7956,498282150
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000