FAU 5043 over BRANCH


+35.03694, -89.81389
35°02'13" N, 89°48'50" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:FAU 5043 over BRANCH
Structure number:790B2580003
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1992
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
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:7,640 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:1% 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:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$338,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
April 201577.0Good7 out of 10-7640
April 201377.0Good7 out of 10-7640
May 201177.0Good7 out of 10-7640
June 200977.0Good7 out of 10-7640
November 200777.0Good7 out of 10-7640
October 200577.0Good7 out of 10-8570
October 200377.0Good7 out of 10-8310
November 200177.0Good7 out of 10-8060
April 200077.0Good7 out of 10-6130
June 199884.6Good7 out of 10-900
May 199882.7Good7 out of 10-1000
December 199588.7Good8 out of 10-850
October 199389.1Good8 out of 10-800