Paradise Rd over I 40-SEC 32


+34.98286, -92.41659
34°58'58" N, 92°24'60" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Paradise Rd over I 40-SEC 32
Structure number:000000000003852
Location:1.0 MI NORTH OF SH 89
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Total length:212.0 ft. [64.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.5 ft. [8.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:414 [as of 1987]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:27.0 tons [24.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:62.3

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201662.3FairFairFairGoodFO414
April 201462.3FairFairFairGoodFO414
February 201250.0FairFairFairGoodFO414
February 201060.2FairFairSatisfactoryGoodFO414
February 200861.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO414
February 200661.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO414
February 200461.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery GoodFO414
March 200261.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO414
January 200061.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO414
August 19990.0-----26000
February 199863.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-414
March 199663.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-414
March 199462.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-414
March 199262.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-414
February 199069.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-414

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,05019485600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7,4191,4695,95000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,52505,52500
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5757000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7269300
Assembly with Sealeach120120000
Movable Bearingeach2002000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8008000
Fixed Bearingeach2002000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8008000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.424424000