RI 37 EB over I-95 NB & SB


+41.74819, -71.44290
41°44'53" N, 71°26'34" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RI 37 EB over I-95 NB & SB
Structure number:000000000006320
Location:0.3 Mi E of JCT RI 2
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Total length:252.0 ft. [76.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:84°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
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: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: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:33,046 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:71.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,833,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairSatisfactoryFairFair3304671.8
September 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair3304671.8
September 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2480075.1
September 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2160070.0
September 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2160068.0
September 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2160080.2
June 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2160082.2
March 2003FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2160069.0
April 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2160069.0
February 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2160082.2
July 1997GoodGoodGoodGood2160082.2
January 1997GoodGoodGoodGood2425093.6
February 1995FairFairFairFair2425079.8
January 1993FairSatisfactoryFairFair1460083.0
July 1991FairGoodGoodFair1460083.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,0232,665305530
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.27,20027,200000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.19,91515,3184,541560
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.17,35417,14421000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1801350
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1801077120
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.27630204420
Pourable Jointlinear ft.28022918303
Compression Jointlinear ft.186939300
Movable Bearingeach48241680
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.9690600
Fixed Bearingeach48334110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.9696000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.63650313300