FAU 1 over SR-1 / I-40


+35.15422, -90.02162
35°09'15" N, 90°01'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FAU 1 over SR-1 / I-40
Structure number:79I00400035
Location:NORTH PARKWAY / I-40
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:129.9 ft. [39.6 m]
Total length:259.2 ft. [79.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:103.4 ft. [31.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2005
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:2
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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,280 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:95.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood1728095.2
March 2015GoodGoodVery GoodGood1633095.2
February 2013GoodGoodVery GoodGood1656095.2
March 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1535095.2
May 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1542095.2
May 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2128095.0
January 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2055095.0
August 2005GoodGoodGoodVery Good1845095.1
September 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1684077.0
September 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1697077.0
February 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1499077.0
December 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1534072.0
August 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1418072.0
August 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1533072.0
November 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1475072.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,8492,849000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.26,41826,418000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,8492,849000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.204204000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.102102000
Fixed Bearingeach1111000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.518518000