FAU 5133 over BRANCH


+35.17944, -89.81333
35°10'46" N, 89°48'48" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 5133 over BRANCH
Structure number:79051330003
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1980
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,250 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:57.0 tons [51.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$767,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
April 201578.7Good7 out of 10-7250
April 201378.7Good7 out of 10-7250
June 201178.7Good7 out of 10-7250
August 200978.7Good7 out of 10-7250
October 200778.7Good7 out of 10-7250
October 200578.8Good7 out of 10-7030
November 200378.7Good7 out of 10-7260
January 200278.3Good7 out of 10-8110
April 200078.9Good7 out of 10-6900
June 199877.6Good7 out of 10-9750
May 199879.4Good7 out of 10-5650
December 199577.6Fair6 out of 10-9750
October 199478.6Fair6 out of 10-7400