RTE I278 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB


+40.73522, -73.92318
40°44'07" N, 73°55'23" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over 43RD ST TO BQE WB
Structure number:000000001076249
Location:JCT I278+I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:98.8 ft. [30.1 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,726 [as of 2001]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:88.8 tons [80.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.9 tons [48.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$3,171,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201497.0Not deficientFairGoodGood6726
May 201297.0Not deficientFairGoodGood6726
May 201097.0Not deficientFairGoodGood6726
May 200897.0Not deficientFairGoodSatisfactory6726
April 200679.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory6726
February 200479.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory6726
February 200279.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5225
January 200076.1Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory5225
January 199865.1Functionally obsoleteFairGoodFair5225
January 199641.5Structurally deficientFairSatisfactoryPoor4855
January 199452.0Structurally deficientFairSatisfactoryPoor54700
March 199250.0Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor54700
May 199063.0Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryFair54700