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LA0526BB over SAND BEACH BAYOU

Map

Coordinates:
+32.42399, -93.71990
32°25'26" N, 93°43'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LA0526BB over SAND BEACH BAYOU
Structure number:040908090814121
Location:.96 MI N OF JCT LA 3132
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.3 ft. [13.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
Year reconstructed:1989
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:7
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
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:28,200 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:83.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2820083.0
February 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3048083.0
February 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2820084.0
February 2011GoodGoodGoodGood2520085.0
February 2009GoodGoodGoodGood2436085.2
January 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1836088.8
January 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1722089.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.104001040
Prestressed Concrete Pileeach3635010
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.264261030
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.352035200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.175017500
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.8,2258,1400850