FAU 3549 over FAU 3546(GEORGIA AVE)


+35.05306, -85.30361
35°03'11" N, 85°18'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3549 over FAU 3546(GEORGIA AVE)
Structure number:33035490001
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Total length:148.0 ft. [45.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1971
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,730 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:75.2 tons [68.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.2
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$559,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201578.2GoodGoodGoodGood-6730
May 201377.2GoodGoodGoodGoodFO6730
May 201177.2GoodGoodGoodGoodFO6730
June 200976.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO6730
June 200776.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO6730
May 200577.3FairFairGoodGood-5860
May 200377.3FairFairGoodGood-5860
April 200178.0FairFairGoodGood-8170
April 199978.1FairFairGoodGood-7730
July 199777.7FairFairGoodGood-10300
April 199578.0FairFairGoodGood-10200
May 199378.2FairFairGoodGood-8590
April 199178.3FairFairGoodGood-6820

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.888888000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,4368,4251010
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.160160000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.120120000
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.296296000