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I-94 EB over GALIEN RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+41.81966, -86.68839
41°49'11" N, 86°41'18" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-94 EB over GALIEN RIVER
Structure number:000000000000782
Old structure number:11111015000B013 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.5 MI NE OF NEW BUFFALO
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:194.9 ft. [59.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:63.3 ft. [19.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2008
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,879 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:30% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:95.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodGoodVery GoodGood1887995.4
July 2016FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood1887995.4
July 2014FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood1887995.4
July 2012GoodGoodVery GoodGood1887995.4
July 2010GoodGoodVery GoodGood1887995.4
September 2008GoodVery GoodExcellentVery Good1887995.4
January 2008PoorPoorSeriousFair1908743.8
January 2007PoorPoorSeriousFair1908737.9
January 2006PoorPoorSeriousFair1908717.0
January 2005PoorFairSeriousFair1550025.5
August 2002PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair1550026.8
August 2000FairFairFairFair1550025.5
June 1998FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1550094.5
May 1996FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1550089.4
May 1994FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1240091.0
March 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1240092.0
April 1990GoodGoodGoodGood1240092.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.1,7191,719000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,32412,141145380
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1414000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.130127210
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.184182200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.130130000
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.120289200
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach5454000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.390390000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,30001,30000