FAU 3601 over SR 153


+35.06500, -85.19500
35°03'54" N, 85°11'42" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 3601 over SR 153
Structure number:33SR1530015
Location:JERSEY PIKE / SR-153
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:181.1 ft. [55.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,470 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:62.4 tons [56.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:63.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$707,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201563.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood8470
March 201363.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood8470
March 201163.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood8470
March 200948.9Structurally deficientPoorFairFair8470
March 200748.9Structurally deficientPoorFairFair8470
April 200547.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair11820
March 200347.0Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactoryFair13990
March 200149.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair11960
February 199949.9Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair10480
May 199765.3Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8450
March 199552.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair8210
March 199352.5Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair8400
January 199167.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory7810