RTE I278 over Mosel Ave


+40.60630, -74.08291
40°36'23" N, 74°04'58" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over Mosel Ave
Structure number:000000001067822
Location:2.7MI W JCT I278&BELT PKY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:80.7 ft. [24.6 m]
Total length:179.8 ft. [54.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:105.0 ft. [32.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:116.5 ft. [35.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Skew angle:29°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
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:3
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 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:63,028 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:104.8 tons [95.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:61.8 tons [56.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:90.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,857,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201490.0Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory63028
June 201290.0Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory63050
June 201087.1Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory123563
August 200889.3Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory76160
May 200690.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood76188
May 200487.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood136754
May 200289.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood123271
March 200086.3Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood184242
March 199855.9Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor173433
June 199652.8Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor84150
June 199457.4Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor56205
May 199257.5Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor54824
June 199059.8Structurally deficientFairSatisfactoryPoor54824