NFA E455 over FRANKS RD / I-75 & RAMP


+35.03258, -85.16725
35°01'57" N, 85°10'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NFA E455 over FRANKS RD / I-75 & RAMP
Structure number:33I00750043
Location:1 MI. N OF SR-153 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Total length:274.9 ft. [83.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2001
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:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
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: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,540 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:2% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:93.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018GoodGoodGoodGood954093.6
July 2016GoodGoodGoodGood901093.7
July 2014GoodGoodGoodGood748093.9
July 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodGood748093.9
July 2010FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good748094.9
July 2008FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good748094.9
July 2006GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good748094.9
August 2004GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good748094.9
August 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good748099.0
July 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good748094.9
November 2000FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory748089.9
September 1998FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory748091.9
August 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood200093.7
February 1995GoodGoodGoodGood200093.7
November 1992GoodGoodGoodGood200085.2
January 1991GoodGoodGoodGood200085.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,3751,375000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,65012,650000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach65100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.168162600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.135135000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.92801020
Fixed Bearingeach1515000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.55027527500