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PR 1 over PORTUGUES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+18.01333, -66.60333
18°00'48" N, 66°36'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 1 over PORTUGUES RIVER
Structure number:019221
Location:0.5 KM EAST OF PONCE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:89.6 ft. [27.3 m]
Total length:93.5 ft. [28.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1990
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: November 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,400 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.2 tons [40.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:34.1 tons [31.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:76.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$104,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
November 201576.1FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19400
November 201378.1FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19400
November 201178.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19400
December 200978.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19400
March 200876.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO19400
August 200676.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO21300
September 200476.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO21300
September 200276.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO21300
September 200077.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO12200
December 199879.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO15600
May 199676.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-22700
June 199476.7GoodGoodGoodGood-23600
July 199274.7GoodGoodGoodGood-23600
January 199175.8GoodGoodGoodGood-12352

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.676676000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,57403,57400
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.121121000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.98782000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach99000
Fixed Bearingeach99000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.341341000