FAU 5653 over BRANCH


+36.03333, -83.90278
36°01'60" N, 83°54'10" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 5653 over BRANCH
Structure number:470A0970001
Location:1.5 M E OF SR33-SR331 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:17°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,320 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Operating rating:68.3 tons [62.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:67.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$253,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201467.7Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair5320
May 201267.7Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair5320
May 201067.7Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair5320
May 200867.7Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair5320
May 200664.7Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair5320
June 200464.7Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryFair5320
March 200263.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair5320
April 200063.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4440
July 199860.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4440
March 199660.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4440
December 199360.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4440
February 199260.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4440
May 199060.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair4440