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ALMADEN EXPWY over GUADALUPE RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.28833, -121.88167
37°17'18" N, 121°52'54" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ALMADEN EXPWY over GUADALUPE RIVER
Structure number:37C0101
Location:JUST S/O OLD ALMADEN RD
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Total length:174.2 ft. [53.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Skew angle:53°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:40,560 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:42.8 tons [38.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.1 tons [30.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:75.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201675.0GoodGoodGoodVery Good-40560
February 201474.0FairFairGoodGood-40560
August 201187.9FairFairGoodGood-40560
April 200988.9GoodGoodGoodGood-40840
June 200788.9GoodGoodGoodGood-40840
September 200582.6FairGoodGoodFair-40840
April 200495.9GoodGoodGoodGood-22010
September 200284.6FairGoodGoodFair-22010
December 200195.9GoodGoodGoodGood-22010
June 200084.6FairGoodGoodFair-22010
June 199795.9GoodGoodGoodGood-22010
June 199596.3GoodGoodGoodGood-22010
March 199396.3GoodGoodGoodGood-22010
December 199096.3GoodGoodGoodGood-22010

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.3723007200
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.84559525000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.6956534200
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2424000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5252000
Steel Pileeach1010000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.5252000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.59372200