I0010 over WARDS CREEK


+30.42097, -91.12429
30°25'15" N, 91°07'27" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I0010 over WARDS CREEK
Structure number:611704501004502
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:171.9 ft. [52.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Skew angle:42°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1967
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:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:106,140 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:21% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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: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:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.2

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201680.2FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-106140
September 201480.3FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-105060
September 201280.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-100920
October 201079.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-117960
October 200879.6FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-111540
September 200681.6GoodGoodGoodVery Good-92520
September 200482.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-87780
September 200282.3FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-85380
August 200083.3FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-75633
August 199883.3FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-75633
August 199682.8FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-80534
August 199484.8FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-75990
August 199287.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-49044
August 199087.0FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good-49044