FAU 5155 over SHADY GROVE RD / I-240


+35.12306, -89.86806
35°07'23" N, 89°52'05" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 5155 over SHADY GROVE RD / I-240
Structure number:79I02400115
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Total length:245.1 ft. [74.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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:6,450 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:43.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$4,489,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201543.5Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorFair6450
February 201339.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair6450
March 201139.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair6450
May 200956.1Structurally deficientPoorFairFair6450
July 200759.5Not deficientSatisfactoryFairFair6450
August 200570.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood7590
August 200371.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood6290
September 200171.0Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood7230
February 200071.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood6360
June 199870.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5640
September 199570.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5640
August 199356.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory6940
November 199158.3Structurally deficientFairPoorSatisfactory500