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LA3246 over SER. RD, WARDS CREEK, RR

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Coordinates:
+30.37523, -91.06954
30°22'31" N, 91°04'10" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Facts 

Name:LA3246 over SER. RD, WARDS CREEK, RR
Structure number:611708174001851
Location:LA 3246 OVER WARDS CREEK
Purpose:Carries highway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Total length:837.0 ft. [255.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.4 ft. [18.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:9
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,200 [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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:64.9 tons [59.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.9 tons [39.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201795.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO23200
May 201595.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO23200
June 201395.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO22800
July 201195.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO20700
May 200995.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO21500
April 200795.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO18900
April 200595.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO19600
April 200395.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO20700
April 200195.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-18998
April 199995.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-17258
April 199795.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-17700
April 199596.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-17700