FAU 2878 over BRANCH


+35.19944, -89.91000
35°11'58" N, 89°54'36" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 2878 over BRANCH
Structure number:79028780011
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Total length:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1981
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
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: March 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,390 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
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:76.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$539,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
March 201776.4Fair6 out of 10-16390
April 201576.4Good7 out of 10-16390
April 201376.4Good7 out of 10-16390
May 201176.4Good7 out of 10-16390
July 200976.4Good7 out of 10-16390
October 200776.4Good7 out of 10-16390
October 200574.9Good7 out of 10-20740
October 200374.9Good7 out of 10-20940
November 200175.0Good7 out of 10-20470
March 200075.2Good7 out of 10-19810
June 199875.7Good7 out of 10-18350
April 199875.8Good7 out of 10-18190
December 199591.7Fair6 out of 10-17540