Friday, December 7, 2012

Florida Keys Bridge #18 Vaca Cut Bridge MM53.1

Vaca Cut Bridge MM53.1
December 7, 2012, Rob Hickman, Keith Nelson

Gap in the Trail
December 6, 2012, Rob Hickman

Island Fish Company, Marathon
December 7, 2012, Rob Hickman, Vera Vasek, Daniela Woody, Keith Nelson

Turtle Hospital, Marathon, Fl
December 7, 2012, Rob Hickman, Keith Nelson


Name: US-1 (SR-5) over VACA CUT
Structure number: 900126
Location: MARATHON KEY (MM 53.2)
Purpose: Carries 4-lane highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification: Other Principal Arterial (Urban)
Length of largest span: 83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Total length: 416.0 ft. [126.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs: 56.4 ft. [17.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge: 94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Owner: State Highway Agency
Year built: 1982
Historic significance: Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Design load: MS 18 / HS 20
Number of main spans: 5
Main spans material: Prestressed concrete
Main spans design: Stringer/Multi-beam or girder
Deck type: Concrete Cast-in-Place
Wearing surface: Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck)

Click here for the full Florida Keys Trip Log

No comments:

Post a Comment