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Ed Hendler Bridge

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Hopefully this photo will inspire someone to visit and take a picture that does credit to this elegant bridge.

Photo taken by Karl Sweitzer

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BH Photo #143428

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Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Columbia River on WA 397 in Kennewick
Location
Pasco, Benton County, Washington, and Franklin County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1978
Builders
- Arvid Grant & Associates of Seattle, Washington (Design)
- Leonhardt, Andrä & Partner of Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (Design)
- Peter Kiewit & Sons of Omaha, Nebraska (Contractor)
- Prescon Corporation of Corpus Christi, Texas (Cables)
Design
Cable-stayed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 981.0 ft.
Total length: 2,503.1 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 60.0 ft.
Also called
Columbia River Bridge
Intercity Bridge
Cable Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.21536, -119.10628   (decimal degrees)
46°12'55" N, 119°06'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/337541/5120131 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pasco
Inventory number
BH 34143 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2016)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
16,129

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2014: New photos from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • September 18, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Prescon Corporation"
  • November 27, 2012: New photos from Adam
  • July 24, 2009: New photo from Karl Sweitzer
  • May 20, 2009: Updated by Michael Goff

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Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Karl Sweitzer - kesc [at] pacbell [dot] net
  • K. A. Erickson
  • Wikipedia - Cable Bridge
  • Adam
  • Structurae - Info
  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net