FAU 2803 over I-240 & I-40 RAMPS


+35.14444, -90.02194
35°08'40" N, 90°01'19" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 2803 over I-240 & I-40 RAMPS
Structure number:79I00400155
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:246.1 ft. [75.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.4 ft. [24.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:28,220 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:47.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$7,511,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201547.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory28220
February 201347.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory28220
March 201147.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory28220
May 200947.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory28220
June 200758.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory28220
August 200558.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory28710
August 200361.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory26320
September 200161.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryGood26850
January 20000.0Not applicable---71150
June 199862.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood26620
September 199559.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood26620