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NJ-495 over HUDS-BERG LT RL&BALDW AV

Map

Coordinates:
+40.76310, -74.02358
40°45'47" N, 74°01'25" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NJ-495 over HUDS-BERG LT RL&BALDW AV
Structure number:3800031
Location:NEAR LINCOLN TUNNEL PLAZA
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:151.9 ft. [46.3 m]
Total length:1277.9 ft. [389.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:86.3 ft. [26.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:Other State Agencies [21]
Year built:1937
Year reconstructed:1954
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Deck [09]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:133,210 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:71.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$132,000,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13321071.9
June 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13790071.9
June 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13519171.9
June 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory13252863.2
June 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory12991763.3
June 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12737073.9
June 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12591373.9
June 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12100073.9
July 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory12100073.7
September 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory11860072.7
September 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory11760072.7
October 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory11760075.0
October 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory11760090.0
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory11760092.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,1551,890215500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.39,65236,8521,0001,000800
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,3851,7543372940
Steel Stringerlinear ft.13,77013,520180700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.85,37484,074600400300
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.110,41985,16224,6765810
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.97,12897,128000
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.546346150500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.13,65013,180100250120
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.2,7002,435215500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.37,80037,060240280220
Reinforced Concrete Floor Beamlinear ft.2,4682,1671731280
Substructure
Steel Columneach2417700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.20,00019,9861400
Reinforced Concrete Columneach84459300
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.90721080
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.99482217020
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach128040
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.120920280
Fixed Bearingeach75020
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.70500200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3,8343,4481432430