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Kuhio Highway Wailua River Bridge (NB)

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Kuhio Highway Bridge #1

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in November 2015

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Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Wailua River on Kuhio Highway
Location
Kapaa, Kauai County, Hawaii
Status
Open to traffic
History
Ahukini Terminal & Railway Co. concrete deck girder "substructure" bridge built 1920; Railroad abandoned & converted to single-lane road use 1958; Dual-lane ACROW truss roadway added 2009
Builder
- Acrow Corporation of America of Parsippany, New Jersey (2009 Pony truss roadway)
Railroads
- Ahukini Terminal & Railway Co. (AT&R)
- Rail-to-road
Design
Acrow pony truss built atop Ahukini Terminal & Railway Co. narrow gauge railroad bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 390.1 ft.
Deck width: 5.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+22.04494, -159.33641   (decimal degrees)
22°02'42" N, 159°20'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
4/465285/2437839 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kapaa
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
36,515
Inventory number
BH 70349 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2018: Updated by Luke: Noted that bridge's substructure is a reused narrow gauge Ahukini Terminal & Railway Co. bridge
  • August 12, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 27, 2015: Added by Jack Schmidt

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