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SCHUYLKILL AV.WEST over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY

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Coordinates:
+39.95667, -75.18167
39°57'24" N, 75°10'54" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SCHUYLKILL AV.WEST over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY
Structure number:000000000039028
Old structure number:673026001012700 (from 1992 edition)
Location:SCHYKL;JFK BLVD. 3590A08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Total length:261.2 ft. [79.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:71.5 ft. [21.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:90°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:1996
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:10
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,188 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:68.8 tons [62.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.8 tons [37.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:66.7
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$8,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201466.7Functionally obsoleteVery GoodFairSatisfactory17188
July 201266.7Functionally obsoleteVery GoodFairSatisfactory17283
July 201077.7Functionally obsoleteVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory21375
July 200830.7Structurally deficientGoodSeriousFair21375