SH 48 NB over UP RR


+25.95461, -97.41366
25°57'17" N, 97°24'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 48 NB over UP RR
Structure number:210310022007024
Location:0.17 MI NE OF FM 511
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:56.8 ft. [17.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1993
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,550 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201592.6GoodGoodVery GoodGood-7550
March 201394.6FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-5250
April 201194.9FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood-6000
July 200995.0GoodGoodGoodGood-5950
August 200795.3GoodGoodGoodGood-5550
June 200594.4GoodGoodGoodGood-5400
August 200395.6GoodGoodGoodGood-5250
July 200196.6GoodGoodVery GoodGood-4084
July 1999100.0GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-20
June 199791.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-10000
July 199592.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-9200
April 199392.2GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent-8200

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.438438000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.33000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach88000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3737000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3636000
Compression Jointlinear ft.3736100
Elastomeric Bearingeach4848000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.117117000