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VETERANS BR over ALLEGHENY RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.43274, -79.70774
41°25'58" N, 79°42'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:VETERANS BR over ALLEGHENY RIVER
Structure number:000000000001244
Old structure number:020579000415320 (from 1992 edition)
Location:VETERANS BRIDGE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:440.0 ft. [134.1 m]
Total length:1049.9 ft. [320.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:139.1 ft. [42.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:142.4 ft. [43.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:3280.7 ft. [999.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1986
Year reconstructed:2012
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [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:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:47,471 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:51.9 tons [47.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:39.9 tons [36.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$4,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201595.8Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood47471
May 201395.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood50059
May 201196.8Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood26724
May 200996.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood35005
May 200794.7Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood70190
May 200592.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood54974
May 200392.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood54974
May 200194.8Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood54974
May 199995.1Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood52118
May 199797.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood27287
May 199588.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood20617
May 199398.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood19720