US-17 SB (SR-15) over ORTEGA RIVER & RD.


+30.27389, -81.71722
30°16'26" N, 81°43'02" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US-17 SB (SR-15) over ORTEGA RIVER & RD.
Structure number:720052
Location:US-17 SB / ORTEGA RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:97.1 ft. [29.6 m]
Total length:1491.2 ft. [454.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
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:19
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,000 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:47.4 tons [43.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.6 tons [33.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:70.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201670.6FairGoodGoodFair-20000
June 201470.5FairGoodGoodFair-21750
June 201270.6FairGoodGoodFair-20500
June 201070.5FairGoodGoodFair-21250
June 200870.5FairGoodGoodFair-21000
June 200670.3FairGoodGoodFair-24000
June 200470.3FairGoodGoodFair-23750
June 200281.7FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-22750
June 200081.9GoodGoodVery GoodGood-19500
June 199881.8GoodGoodVery GoodGood-20500
June 199678.6GoodGoodVery GoodGood-20750
June 199478.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-20910
June 199278.3GoodGoodVery GoodGood-17789
May 199078.2GoodGoodVery GoodGood-18780