US-17 SB (SR-5) over WATER ST.


+30.32500, -81.65806
30°19'30" N, 81°39'29" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US-17 SB (SR-5) over WATER ST.
Structure number:720375
Location:US-17 SB OVER WATER ST.
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:258.9 ft. [78.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
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:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,500 [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:Good [7 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:89.8 tons [81.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$458,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201678.9GoodGoodGoodGood-11500
September 201478.6GoodGoodGoodGood-13500
September 201279.6GoodGoodGoodGood-13500
September 201079.4GoodGoodGoodGood-14500
September 200879.3GoodGoodVery GoodGood-15000
September 200679.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-17000
September 200478.6GoodGoodVery GoodGood-19000
September 200278.9GoodGoodGoodGood-17500
September 200076.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO17500
September 199876.9GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO11500
September 199678.3GoodGoodVery GoodGood-9570
September 199476.1GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-9833
September 199276.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-7895
October 199074.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-18560