FAU 2827 over BRANCH


+35.07417, -89.86694
35°04'27" N, 89°52'01" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 2827 over BRANCH
Structure number:79028270003
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1970
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:43,070 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:74.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$473,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
April 201574.7Fair6 out of 10-43070
April 201374.7Fair6 out of 10-43070
May 201174.7Fair6 out of 10-43070
June 200974.7Fair6 out of 10-43070
October 200774.7Fair6 out of 10-43070
September 200561.9Fair5 out of 10-44860
October 200374.0Fair6 out of 10-47160
October 200173.5Fair6 out of 10-49610
March 200073.2Fair6 out of 10-51270
June 199872.8Fair6 out of 10-53770
November 199575.2Fair6 out of 10-37200
October 199474.9Fair6 out of 10-38750