FAU 3588 NBL over SR-153


+35.13082, -85.24470
35°07'51" N, 85°14'41" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 3588 NBL over SR-153
Structure number:33SR1530029
Location:2.4 MI.N.OF TN.RIVER
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:184.1 ft. [56.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:29,850 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:60.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$751,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairFairSatisfactoryFair2985060.6
April 2015FairFairSatisfactoryFair2985060.6
April 2013FairFairSatisfactoryFair2985060.6
April 2011FairFairSatisfactoryFair2985062.6
April 2009FairFairSatisfactoryFair2985062.6
March 2007FairFairSatisfactoryFair2985059.6
April 2005FairFairSatisfactoryFair3063059.6
April 2003FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3111071.0
March 2001PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory3017069.0
February 1999PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory3073066.9
May 1997PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory3077064.7
March 1995PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory3143065.5
March 1993PoorSeriousSatisfactorySatisfactory2600066.1
February 1991PoorSeriousGoodGood2594054.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.36820016800
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,3123,312000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.141954600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1381211700
Pourable Jointlinear ft.138138000
Movable Bearingeach1616000
Fixed Bearingeach1212000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1841671700