FAU 62 730615G over WESTERN AVE / 2 RTS & RR


+35.96472, -83.93083
35°57'53" N, 83°55'51" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 62 730615G over WESTERN AVE / 2 RTS & RR
Structure number:47SR0620013
Location:IN KNOX. S. OF I-40
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:167.0 ft. [50.9 m]
Total length:803.8 ft. [245.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Skew angle:21°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
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:6
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: January 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,050 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:84.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201684.4GoodGoodGoodGood-15050
January 201484.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-14410
January 201281.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-19270
February 201081.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-20560
March 200883.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-20930
February 200684.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-17870
February 200483.0GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-19530
November 200183.0GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-21760
December 19990.0------
February 199883.7GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-12720
September 199586.3GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-9550
August 199483.5GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-13000
February 199231.2PoorSeriousFairPoorSD16000
February 199031.2PoorSeriousFairPoorSD16000

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.6,4306,3800500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.94,82885,3459,48300
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.59,48158,4179641000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2222000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.148148000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1481331500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3703502000
Assembly with Sealeach148747400
Movable Bearingeach5656000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,6071,36624100