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Sauvie Island Bridge (2008)


Sauvie Island Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Goff on October 19, 2009


BH Photo #147955

Street View 


Steel tied arch bridge over Multnomah Channel on Sauvie Island Rd.
Multnomah County, Oregon
Built 2008
- David Evans & Associates of Portland, Oregon (Engineering Firm)
- Fought & Co. (Steel Fabricator)
- H2L2 Architecture of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Architect)
- Max J. Kuney Co. (Contractor)
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.
Also called
Multnomah Channel Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.62778, -122.81611   (decimal degrees)
45°37'40" N, 122°48'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/514334/5052708 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sauvie Island
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
Inventory numbers
OR 20136 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 43522 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
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

Update Log 

  • April 15, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • October 20, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • April 3, 2013: New Street View added by Mike Goff
  • October 20, 2009: Added by Michael Goff

Related Bridges 


  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia - Sauvie Island Bridge
  • David Evans and Associates - Sauvie Island Bridge Project Page
  • Multnomah County - Sauvie Island Bridge Project Page
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Richard Doody