+36.14561, -119.04916
36°08'44" N, 119°02'57" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:AVE 196 (CR J28) over FRIANT-KERN CANAL
Structure number:46C0148
Location:0.2 MI WEST OF ROAD 236
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Skew angle:22°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1949
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,650 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:59.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$435,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017GoodGoodGoodGood265059.0
February 2015GoodGoodGoodGood250059.1
March 2013GoodGoodGoodGood250066.2
March 2011GoodGoodGoodGood250066.2
March 2009GoodGoodGoodGood250066.2
March 2007GoodGoodGoodGood250064.2
March 2005GoodGoodGoodGood250064.2
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood250064.2
February 2001GoodGoodGoodGood250064.2
January 1999GoodGoodGoodGood250064.2
November 1994FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good250064.0
December 1992FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good250064.0
January 1991FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good250064.0