FAU 2 over SR 153


+35.03167, -85.18167
35°01'54" N, 85°10'54" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 2 over SR 153
Structure number:33SR0020027
Location:SR-2 / SR-153 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:193.9 ft. [59.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:104.0 ft. [31.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Year reconstructed:1995
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,200 [as of 2014]
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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:56.4 tons [51.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:92.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201492.6Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood24200
November 201291.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory23590
November 201093.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory24760
November 200893.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory24900
November 200694.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16600
January 200593.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory23920
October 200296.8Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory23090
November 200094.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory23940
October 199898.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20680
September 199693.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory24080
October 199594.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory22400
March 199571.0Structurally deficientSeriousGoodGood24840
November 199271.0Structurally deficientSeriousGoodGood25400
January 199172.0Structurally deficientSeriousGoodGood26220