+35.97898, -78.63271
35°58'44" N, 78°37'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NC98 over NEUSE RIVER
Structure number:000000001830031
Location:1.5 MI. E. SR1005
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Total length:455.1 ft. [138.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,000 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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 foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:80.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryFair1400080.7
July 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryFair1400080.7
May 2014FairGoodGoodFair1400080.7
May 2012FairGoodGoodFair1800078.3
May 2010FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory1400092.8
May 2008FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory1400092.8
March 2006FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory1400092.8
January 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1500092.3
February 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1700091.2
October 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1700091.2
July 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1260093.5
July 1990GoodGoodGoodGood810095.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,7302,726004
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.34,47034,29517500
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.21,30921,2347500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.20,02019,9850350
Reinforced Concrete Columneach40310
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9696000
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.9393000
Steel Pileeach2626000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.284277250
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.986986000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.192192000
Compression Jointlinear ft.9696000
Fixed Bearingeach6015810
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6000600
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.9108535700