RTE 440 over RTE I278, RTE I278


+40.62188, -74.17311
40°37'19" N, 74°10'23" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE 440 over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000001067670
Location:JCT I278 + W SHORE EXPY
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:93.8 ft. [28.6 m]
Total length:294.0 ft. [89.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:48°
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 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:89,758 [as of 1989]
Truck traffic:9% 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]
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:86.8 tons [78.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:51.9 tons [47.2 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:71.2
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,998,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201471.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood89758
February 201271.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood89758
March 201071.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood89758
March 200871.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood89758
February 200671.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood89758
February 200471.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory89758
March 200271.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory89758
July 200057.4Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory89758
September 199852.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory89758
July 199619.0Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryPoor89758
August 199428.9Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryPoor89758
June 199228.9Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryPoor89758
May 199045.1Structurally deficientPoorFairFair89758