US-17 SB (SR-5) over WATER ST.


+30.32500, -81.65806
30°19'30" N, 81°39'29" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US-17 SB (SR-5) over WATER ST.
Structure number:720375
Location:US-17 SB OVER WATER ST.
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:258.9 ft. [78.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,500 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:89.8 tons [81.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$458,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201478.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood13500
September 201279.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood13500
September 201079.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood14500
September 200879.3Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood15000
September 200679.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood17000
September 200478.6Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood19000
September 200278.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood17500
September 200076.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood17500
September 199876.9Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodGood11500
September 199678.3Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood9570
September 199476.1Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good9833
September 199276.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good7895
October 199074.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good18560