Share:

HWY BOWKER INT over ST 2 /COMM AV & BEACON

Map 

Coordinates:
+42.34889, -71.09278
42°20'56" N, 71°05'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:HWY BOWKER INT over ST 2 /COMM AV & BEACON
Structure number:B163654ELDOTNBI
Location:.2 MI S OF ST RTE 2A
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:772.0 ft. [235.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:9
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: July 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:54,300 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:39.2 tons [35.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.2 tons [22.9 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:64.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$24,314,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201564.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair54300
July 201364.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair54300
July 201164.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair27000
July 200964.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair27000