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RTE I278 over BAYWAY AVENUE, CONRAIL S

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Coordinates:
+40.63519, -74.19579
40°38'07" N, 74°11'45" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over BAYWAY AVENUE, CONRAIL S
Structure number:00000000552305B
Location:I278 NJ/NY BORDER
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:114.8 ft. [35.0 m]
Total length:1868.9 ft. [569.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Owner:Local Toll Authority [32]
Year built:1928
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:21
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:76,927 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:63.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$4,021,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201463.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory76927
August 201251.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory78300
August 201050.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory88600
August 200850.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory88600
August 200649.2Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory88600
August 200449.2Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory88600
September 200249.1Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory88600
August 200049.1Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory88600
September 199839.1Functionally obsoleteFairFairGood88600
August 199637.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair88600
September 199419.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair88600
November 199221.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair88600