+35.96222, -83.94611
35°57'44" N, 83°56'46" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FAP 115 RAMP over SR115-RP 4C /UNIVERSITY
Structure number:47SR1150025
Location:N SIDE OF I40 - SR115 EXC
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:154.9 ft. [47.2 m]
Total length:870.1 ft. [265.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2001
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:7
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:77,480 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:80.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201680.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory77480
November 201480.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory67440
November 201280.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory64040
November 201080.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory57910
December 200880.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory51230
October 200680.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood53900
March 200480.9Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent60260
November 200480.9Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent55510
October 200282.9Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent50190