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BU 35 over TULE CREEK

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Coordinates:
+28.05002, -97.04180
28°03'00" N, 97°02'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BU 35 over TULE CREEK
Structure number:160040018004064
Location:0.75 MI S OF FM 3036
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:7.9 ft. [2.4 m]
Total length:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:62.7 ft. [19.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1996
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:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,240 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2016Good7 out of 10724095.0
February 2012Good7 out of 10724095.0
January 2008Good7 out of 10724094.3
January 2006Good7 out of 10730094.3
December 2003Good8 out of 10830099.2
March 2002Good9 out of 10500099.5