E 46 ST (CSAH 46) over I 35W


+44.91944, -93.27444
44°55'10" N, 93°16'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:E 46 ST (CSAH 46) over I 35W
Structure number:27V88
Location:2.0 MI N OF JCT MN 62
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:97.8 ft. [29.8 m]
Total length:257.9 ft. [78.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:94.8 ft. [28.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2008
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,600 [as of 2005]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:72.8 tons [66.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201580.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15600
July 201380.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15600
August 201178.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15600
August 201078.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-15600
October 200978.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-15600
October 200878.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-15600
January 200878.1GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-15600