RTE I278 over RTE 440, RTE 440


+40.61235, -74.15368
40°36'44" N, 74°09'13" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over RTE 440, RTE 440
Structure number:000000001067611
Location:JCT I278+440
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:206.7 ft. [63.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:34°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
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: January 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:97,460 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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]
Operating rating:68.9 tons [62.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.9 tons [37.2 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:66.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,828,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201666.7Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory97460
January 201466.7Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory97460
January 201266.6Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory100200
January 201063.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory151739
February 200865.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory118678
February 200663.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory151739
February 200470.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory60656
March 200270.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory60538
February 200069.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory65048
January 199858.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair56458
March 199634.0Structurally deficientFairFairPoor60294
March 199437.8Structurally deficientFairFairPoor48816
April 199254.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair64155
June 199053.0Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryFair60371