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PR 983 over PITAHAYA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+18.35500, -65.70500
18°21'18" N, 65°42'18" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 983 over PITAHAYA RIVER
Structure number:005781
Location:3 KM S E OF LUQUILLO
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Total length:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.3 ft. [7.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.6 ft. [8.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Year reconstructed:1985
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
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:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,100 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:75.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$313,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110075.6
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110071.6
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110071.6
August 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110071.6
September 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110071.6
October 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory110071.6
September 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory120039.2
November 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory120039.2
November 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair120028.5
October 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory100041.5
June 1998FairFairFairFair120027.3
July 1996FairFairFairFair110027.5
August 1994FairFairFairFair110028.0
August 1992FairFairFairFair110035.7
March 1991FairFairFairFair205034.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Other Material Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.92821000
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.92791030
Deck
Prestressed Concrete Decksq. ft.883883000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.883883000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.52391300
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.66531300