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WEST 44TH STREET over AMTRK W.SIDE CONN

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Coordinates:
+40.76121, -73.99517
40°45'40" N, 73°59'43" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:WEST 44TH STREET over AMTRK W.SIDE CONN
Structure number:000000002245100
Location:IN W MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1934
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,094 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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: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:106.8 tons [97.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:63.9 tons [58.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:63.5
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$3,300,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201463.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6094
April 201263.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6200
April 201062.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair5647
March 200862.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair5285
May 200662.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair5647
April 200462.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair5647
May 200262.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair4210
March 200066.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair4210
January 199867.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4210
April 199642.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor4579
March 199438.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor21900
April 199260.1Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor21900
March 199060.3Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor21900