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FAU 1 over FIRST CREEK

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Coordinates:
+35.97639, -83.91278
35°58'35" N, 83°54'46" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:FAU 1 over FIRST CREEK
Structure number:47SR0010063
Location:IN THE CITY OF KNOXVILLE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Total length:60.4 ft. [18.4 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1997
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,010 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
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:79.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$911,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201579.5Not deficient---12010
December 201380.2Not deficient---10630
January 201279.9Not deficient---11280
January 201078.0Not deficient---15340
February 200877.9Not deficient---15580
January 200676.9Not deficient---17840
January 200477.5Not deficient---16570
October 200176.8Not deficient---17900
November 199974.2Not deficient---19230
January 199876.3Not deficient---14660