S-32-168 over CONGAREE CREEK


+33.91739, -81.13417
33°55'03" N, 81°08'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:S-32-168 over CONGAREE CREEK
Structure number:000000000006538
Old structure number:003270016800100 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Skew angle:90°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,900 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:49.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$503,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor490049.6
October 2016PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor510047.3
October 2014PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor510047.3
October 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory530071.5
November 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory510071.6
January 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory560071.4
January 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory630074.8
January 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory600074.9
January 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory590075.4
January 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory123442.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Timber Pileeach3602394
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.197197000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.150150000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,4682,4343400