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I40 over THIRD CREEK

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Coordinates:
+35.95500, -83.97167
35°57'18" N, 83°58'18" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:I40 over THIRD CREEK
Structure number:47I00400039
Location:4 M SW OF I75
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Year reconstructed:1981
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:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:182,560 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:59.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$736,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201559.0Not deficient---182560
February 201359.0Not deficient---178240
February 201159.0Not deficient---178800
March 200859.0Not deficient---173580
November 200659.0Not deficient---155790
January 200559.0Not deficient---154890
March 200359.0Not deficient---150020
November 200059.0Not deficient---140170
October 199859.0Not deficient---163220
October 199659.0Not deficient---156960
November 199470.0Not deficient---123610
October 199270.0Not deficient---109000
October 199070.0Not deficient---109000