FAU 5649 over LIBERTY ST. / I40


+35.95917, -84.96556
35°57'33" N, 84°57'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 5649 over LIBERTY ST. / I40
Structure number:47I00400043
Location:.3 M NE OF MORRIS AVE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:136.5 ft. [41.6 m]
Total length:248.4 ft. [75.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1981
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
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: November 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,930 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:1% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:81.2 tons [73.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$2,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
November 201677.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
November 201477.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
November 201277.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
November 201077.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
December 200877.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
October 200675.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
November 200475.9GoodGoodGoodGood-10930
October 200262.8FairFairGoodFair-10930
November 200088.0FairFairGoodGood-100
October 199890.0FairFairGoodGood-100
October 199695.0FairFairGoodGood-100
November 199497.0GoodGoodGoodGood-100
October 199297.0GoodGoodGoodGood-100
October 199097.0GoodGoodGoodGood-100