The new Sauvie Island Bridge is a steel, tied through arch that is constructed of weathering steel with concrete approach spans. The weathering steel will minimize life cycle costs.
(David Evans and Associates, Project Page)
Length of largest span: 365.2 ft.
Total length: 1,177.2 ft.
Deck width: 36.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 26.2 ft.
Multnomah Channel Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.62778, -122.81611(decimal degrees) 45°37'40" N, 122°48'58" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
OR 20136 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 43522 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good(7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good(7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good(7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68 (out of 100) View more at BridgeReports.com
April 15, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
October 20, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley