I40 over I40 / WESLEY RD.


+35.93278, -84.02278
35°55'58" N, 84°01'22" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:I40 over I40 / WESLEY RD.
Structure number:47I00400025
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:39.4 ft. [12.0 m]
Total length:115.5 ft. [35.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:108.9 ft. [33.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:110.6 ft. [33.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:12°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Year reconstructed:2002
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
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: October 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:188,950 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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: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:54.5 tons [49.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.7 tons [29.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:78.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,483,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201678.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory188950
November 201478.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory179850
November 201278.6Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory177680
November 201078.6Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory172200
December 200877.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory172680
November 200677.8Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory146430
February 200579.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory145640
November 200279.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory144990
November 200079.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory134780
October 199879.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory149510
October 199682.0Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory149870
November 199483.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory113580
October 199283.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood109410
October 199083.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood109410