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PR 940 over PITAHAYA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+18.35477, -65.70063
18°21'17" N, 65°42'02" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 940 over PITAHAYA RIVER
Structure number:001091
Location:4 KM EAST OF LUQUILLO
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Total length:61.4 ft. [18.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1916
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:4,800 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:64.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$804,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairFairFairFair480064.6
November 2016FairFairFairFair480064.6
November 2014FairFairFairFair480064.6
November 2012FairFairFairFair480064.6
September 2010FairFairFairFair480064.6
October 2008FairFairFairFair480064.6
September 2006FairFairFairFair490044.3
November 2004FairFairFairFair490044.3
October 2002FairFairFairFair80046.4
April 2000FairFairFairFair80046.4
June 1998FairFairFairFair80046.4
July 1996FairFairSatisfactoryFair80045.3
November 1994FairFairFairSatisfactory80051.4
September 1993PoorFairPoorFair80039.2
May 1991PoorFairPoorFair20041.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.430256591150
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,9161,5392265497
Deck
Prestressed Concrete Decksq. ft.1,2811,1849700
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,1631,163000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.30201000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.56431300
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.125122300