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WEST 57TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.76987, -73.99036
40°46'12" N, 73°59'25" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:WEST 57TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245220
Location:IN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:34.8 ft. [10.6 m]
Total length:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Skew angle:20°
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:3
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: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,349 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:95.8 tons [87.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.9 tons [48.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:72.4
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$1,565,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201472.4Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory24349
May 201272.4Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory24400
June 201072.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory21640
April 200872.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory22258
October 200672.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory21640
December 200472.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory21640
June 200272.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory20897
April 200076.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory20897
March 199876.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory20897
April 199646.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor19789
April 199448.3Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor15100
April 199248.3Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor15100
March 199068.3Structurally deficientFairPoorPoor15100