+27.36333, -81.05222
27°21'48" N, 81°03'08" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US-98 (SR-700) over KISSIMMEE RIVER
Structure number:090016
Location:24.4MI E OF US-27
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:649.3 ft. [197.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
Year reconstructed: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:11
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,300 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:31% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place but in a deteriorated condition [3]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.0 tons [22.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:60.2
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$57,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201560.2FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-2300
June 201360.2FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-2300
June 201160.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-2625
June 200960.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-2400
June 200765.1FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-2700
June 200556.9FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-3300
June 200351.9FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-3100
August 200161.1FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-2400
August 200053.0FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-2500
August 199948.7FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-2300
August 199749.2FairGoodGoodFair-2200
August 199542.0FairGoodGoodFairFO3379
November 199344.0FairGoodGoodFair-3379
April 199244.0FairGoodGoodFair-3503
March 199044.0FairGoodGoodFair-3101