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Federal Highway Administration > Publications > Public Roads > Vol. 68 · No. 6 > Protecting New York City's Bridge Assets

May/Jun 2005
Vol. 68 · No. 6

Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-05-005

PM Plan Implementation
No.1 Description Frequency C/I
In-House Forces
Maintenance Contract
2004-6 >2006
A.1 Debris Removal Weekly I
x
x
x
A.2 Mechanical Sweeping Every 2 weeks I
x
x
x
A.3 Cleaning of Drainage System Every 4 months C
x
29633.980301
check mark
A.4 Cleaning of Abutment & Pier Tops Annually C
x
(part of A.6)
check mark
A.5 Cleaning of Modular Expansion Joints Every 2 weeks C
x
29633.9811
check mark
A.6 Cleaning & Washing of Bridge Annually C
x
39633.9401
check mark
A.7 Patching of Sidewalks Annually I
2
x
x
A.8 Crack Sealing in Pavement & Curblines Annually I
2
x
x
A.9 Masonry Pointing & Crack Sealing Annually I
2
x
x
A.10 Repair of Wearing / Microsurfacing Overlays Every 3 years C
x
7 29410.1099
check mark
A.11 Maintenance of Roadway Bridge Lighting Every 2 weeks I
3
x
x
A.12.1 Lubrication of Air and Fire Line Valves Every 3 months C
x
29633.980401
check mark
A.12.2 Lubrication of Truss Chord Expansion Slides Every 2 weeks C
x
29633.9811
check mark
A.12.3 Cleaning of Wind Tongues Every 3 months C
x
29633.9812
check mark
A.12.4 Cleaning and Lubrication of eyebars at Anchorages Monthly C
check mark
x
x
A.13.1 Painting of Steel (Full Bridge) Every 12 years C
4
x
check mark(~2008)
A.13.2 Spot Painting 1 3 yrs. after A.13.1 C
x
x
x
A.13.3 Spot Painting 2 (Painting of Salt Splash Zone) 6 yrs. after A.13.1 C
x
check mark(Truss A, B)
x
A.13.4 Spot Painting 3 9 yrs. after A.13.1 C
x
x
x
B.1.1 Cleaning and Lubrication of Cables at Anchorages Annually I
check mark
x
x
B.1.2 Lubrication of Solid Rod Suspenders Bearings Annually I
check mark
x
x
B.1.3 Traveler Maintenance See Maint. Plan I
check mark
x
x
B.1.4 Maintenance of Electrical Systems Monthly I
check mark
x
x
B.3 Winter Plan See Maint. Plan I
check mark
x
x

Legend

1: Numbers from the Maintence Plan.
2: Currently work performed by in-house forces on as-needed basis (not FHWA funded).
3: Responsibility of NYCDOT Street Lighting (not FHWA funded).
4: Responsibility of NYCDOT Paint Section.
x: Not in PM Contract/Force Account work.
check mark: Identifies responsible party for performing the related PM activity (FHWA funded).
I: Task performed by NYCDOT in-house forces.
C: Task performed by Contract.

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