+32.41268, -93.72844
32°24'46" N, 93°43'42" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:LA3132 over BAYOU PIERRE
Structure number:040904270108921
Location:.6 MI EAST OF LA 523
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Total length:232.0 ft. [70.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Skew angle:76°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
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:4
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: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:25,380 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Operating rating:84.8 tons [77.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.0 tons [33.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201778.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-25380
February 201578.0GoodGoodGoodGood-25320
February 201378.2GoodGoodGoodGood-23700
February 201180.4GoodGoodGoodGood-22620
January 200980.5GoodGoodGoodGood-21720
January 200798.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-17460
January 200598.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-16620
February 200398.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-17820
May 200198.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-16198
April 199998.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-9957
February 199798.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-9957
February 199598.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-10441
February 199398.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12799
February 199198.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12799