I0010 over WARDS CREEK


+30.42115, -91.12441
30°25'16" N, 91°07'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I0010 over WARDS CREEK
Structure number:611704501004501
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:171.9 ft. [52.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Skew angle:42°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1967
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:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:105,060 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:21% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:59.4 tons [54.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:82.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201482.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory105060
September 201283.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory100920
October 201081.3Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory117960
October 200881.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood111540
September 200683.8Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good92520
September 200484.3Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good87780
September 200284.5Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good85380
August 200085.5Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good75633
August 199885.5Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good75633
August 199685.0Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good80534
August 199486.9Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good75990
August 199289.1Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good49044
August 199089.1Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good49044