PR 3 over PR 992


+18.37333, -65.71167
18°22'24" N, 65°42'42" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 3 over PR 992
Structure number:018151
Location:0.4 KM S W OF LUQUILLO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:49.2 ft. [15.0 m]
Total length:159.1 ft. [48.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:81.4 ft. [24.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:83.7 ft. [25.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:1984
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:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans 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: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, posting recommended but not legally implemented [B]
Average daily traffic:37,800 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:68.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,446,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairFairGoodSatisfactory3780068.0
January 2016FairFairGoodSatisfactory3780068.0
January 2014FairFairGoodSatisfactory3780040.1
January 2012FairFairGoodSatisfactory3615896.0
January 2010FairFairFairSatisfactory3780086.0
June 2008FairFairFairSatisfactory4400085.0
March 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3780097.0
February 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3780097.0
December 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3120097.0
October 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3850097.0
February 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2620097.0
July 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2960097.0
July 1991FairFairGoodSatisfactory2850096.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,4301,4141600
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.9559352000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,3683,6713,0895,6080
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2424000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2131872600
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.2626000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.249242700
Compression Jointlinear ft.26218452260
Elastomeric Bearingeach7207200
Movable Bearingeach4804800
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4764591070