PR 396 over CAIN RIVER


+18.10807, -67.03260
18°06'29" N, 67°01'57" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PR 396 over CAIN RIVER
Structure number:017291
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:81.0 ft. [24.7 m]
Total length:167.7 ft. [51.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1980
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:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:500 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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 minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
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:87.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairFairGoodSatisfactory50087.7
January 2015FairFairGoodSatisfactory50087.7
December 2012FairFairGoodSatisfactory50087.7
December 2010FairFairGoodSatisfactory50087.7
December 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory50088.7
June 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood25094.4
September 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory25094.4
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood25094.4
November 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory25094.4
December 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory25094.4
September 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20094.4
April 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20090.4
June 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20092.7
August 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20092.7
January 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory31086.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.669669000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,5851,4422,9711720
Reinforced Concrete Columneach32100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1541441000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.30201000
Elastomeric Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4364132300