FAU 177 over BRANCH


+35.05667, -89.81278
35°03'24" N, 89°48'46" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 177 over BRANCH
Structure number:790B2930001
Location:2.6 MI S OF SR-57 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:2012
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:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,970 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:98.9 tons [89.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:87.1

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201587.1Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood11970
March 201387.8Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood11190
April 201129.8Structurally deficientPoorFairFair13430
May 200929.8Structurally deficientPoorFairFair13460
August 200714.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair14400
September 200514.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair15400
October 200314.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair14520
October 200128.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair13980
March 200028.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair12260
March 199828.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair11060
October 199554.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair16490
September 199355.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair14550
December 199156.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair12400