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NJ TPK HUD.CO.EXT. over NEWARK BAY & RTE NJ 440

Map

Coordinates:
+40.69667, -74.12333
40°41'48" N, 74°07'24" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NJ TPK HUD.CO.EXT. over NEWARK BAY & RTE NJ 440
Structure number:N002010
Location:2 MI E NJTPK & HUD.CO.EXT
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Tolls:Yes, on toll road [2]
Length of largest span:671.0 ft. [204.5 m]
Total length:6170.2 ft. [1880.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:72.8 ft. [22.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:79.7 ft. [24.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:134.5 ft. [41.0 m]
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:1955
Year reconstructed:2013
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:470,763 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:67.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairGoodFairSatisfactory47076367.7
June 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8543563.5
July 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8543563.5
August 2011FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8522961.9
September 2009FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8522969.5
October 2007FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8355969.5
October 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7571370.5
September 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7571370.5
September 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6178270.2
September 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6178270.2
October 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6178270.2
May 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6178270.2
November 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5958580.0
March 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5958580.0
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory6594876.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.9,8240009,824
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.319,30217,63293,30093,239115,131
Steel Stringerlinear ft.61,47082349,58310,282782
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.359,4420154,092103,846101,504
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.491,711744456,76334,2040
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.2,533002,5330
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.238,88300201,38737,496
Steel Secondary Cableeach120000120
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.15,083009,8315,252
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.17,756112,5694,0491,137
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.344,8952,630137,542117,11687,607
Steel Gusset Plateeach174001740
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.14,902009,7235,179
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach6848560
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.102920010
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.1,72541001,3150
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.1,35014186886255
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2,4001,2637294008
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.13,57612,3930101,173
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.2,2407959445010
Compression Jointlinear ft.4804452915
Assembly with Sealeach400261301090
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach661927200
Fixed Bearingeach62402200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.18,52418,4992230