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PR 22 WESTBOUND over PR 638

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Coordinates:
+18.43722, -66.67944
18°26'14" N, 66°40'46" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 22 WESTBOUND over PR 638
Structure number:014482
Location:6 KM SOUTHEAST OF ARECIBO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Tolls:Yes, on toll road [2]
Length of largest span:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Total length:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:47.6 ft. [14.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:1973
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,400 [as of 2001]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:92.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$109,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairFairGoodGood2040092.0
August 2015FairFairGoodGood2040092.0
August 2013FairFairGoodGood2040092.0
September 2011FairFairGoodGood2210091.9
September 2009FairFairGoodGood2210091.9
January 2008FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2210092.9
January 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2030091.8
July 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2030091.8
December 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2030091.1
July 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1790091.2
August 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory905091.1
October 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory905091.3
October 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1240092.0
February 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1725091.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.581581000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,1442,47601,6680
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.190190000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.105852000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1201200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.194194000