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IH 35 BUS LOOP over NUECES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+28.42525, -99.24169
28°25'31" N, 99°14'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IH 35 BUS LOOP over NUECES RIVER
Structure number:221420001809040
Location:0.85 MI S OF SH 97
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:1226.1 ft. [373.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,270 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:73.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodGoodGoodGood527073.5
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood527073.2
August 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood280073.6
August 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood280073.6
September 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood94071.4
October 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood76071.4
October 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood145069.3
October 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood93071.1
November 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood105069.1
November 2000GoodGoodGoodGood105069.1
February 1999GoodGoodGoodGood86072.2
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood71079.2
April 1994GoodGoodGoodGood87072.1