LA0526 over LA 523 & KCS RR


+32.40088, -93.73585
32°24'03" N, 93°44'09" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:LA0526 over LA 523 & KCS RR
Structure number:040908090811752
Location:LA 526 OVER LA 523
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Total length:407.2 ft. [124.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.3 ft. [13.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1984
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: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:8,400 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:20% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:84.8 tons [77.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:96.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201796.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-8400
February 201594.6GoodGoodGoodGood-10080
February 201395.4GoodGoodGoodGood-10680
February 201194.9GoodGoodGoodGood-13080
February 200994.9GoodGoodGoodGood-13080
January 200794.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14820
January 200594.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14580
January 200394.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-13500
May 200195.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12124
April 199995.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12421
January 199795.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12670
February 199595.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-12421
January 199396.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-8304
January 199197.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-8304