+29.96033, -89.99630
29°57'37" N, 89°59'47" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LA0039 over EICKES CANAL
Structure number:024400463200501
Location:.5 MI NORTH OF LA 36
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:2.3 ft. [0.7 m]
Total length:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:8.2 ft. [2.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2001
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,000 [as of 2015]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:39.2 tons [35.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:30.3 tons [27.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.1

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201694.1GoodGoodGoodVery Good-24000
May 201497.8GoodGoodGoodVery Good-24000
May 201297.9GoodGoodGoodVery Good-22400
June 201097.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-23600
July 200896.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-38500
August 200676.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-34500

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,4252,4002500
Steel Abutmentlinear ft.262262000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,1791,179000
Steel Pileeach3232000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,8241,824000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.214214000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.162162000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.4747000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.224224000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.221221000