FM 1050 over FRIO RIVER


+29.60446, -99.73817
29°36'16" N, 99°44'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 1050 over FRIO RIVER
Structure number:152320116901001
Location:0.6 MI E OF US 83
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Total length:700.2 ft. [213.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Skew angle:27°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1983
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:8
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
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: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,510 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
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:100.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 2016100.0GoodGoodGoodGood-1510
September 2014100.0GoodGoodGoodGood-1700
September 201297.0GoodGoodGoodGood-1700
September 201097.0GoodGoodGoodGood-560
September 200897.0GoodGoodGoodGood-580
September 200698.0GoodGoodGoodGood-420
September 200499.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-680
September 2002100.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-390
August 2000100.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-1450
September 1998100.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-370
May 1996100.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-260
March 1994100.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-220
October 1991100.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-550

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,0671,067000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.88000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2121000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2522300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8484000
Open Jointlinear ft.4848000
Elastomeric Bearingeach8080000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.438438000