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WEST 45TH STREET over AMTRK W.SIDE CONN

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Coordinates:
+40.76183, -73.99472
40°45'43" N, 73°59'41" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:WEST 45TH STREET over AMTRK W.SIDE CONN
Structure number:000000002245110
Location:IN SW MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:31.8 ft. [9.7 m]
Total length:67.9 ft. [20.7 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:19.7 ft. [6.0 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:6,354 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 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:106.8 tons [97.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:63.9 tons [58.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:73.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,309,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201473.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryVery Good6354
April 201274.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good6116
May 201074.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good6116
March 200874.6Functionally obsoleteVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good6425
May 200674.6Functionally obsoleteVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good6116
April 200473.6Functionally obsoleteVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good6116
May 200262.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6720
March 200066.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6720
January 199866.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair6720
March 199649.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor6720
March 199449.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor8400
March 199249.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor8400
March 199065.0Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor8400