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US 281 SB over FM 755

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Coordinates:
+26.89046, -98.13601
26°53'26" N, 98°08'10" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 281 SB over FM 755
Structure number:210240025505292
Location:7.85 MI N OF HIDALGO C/L
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Total length:252.0 ft. [76.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:37.7 ft. [11.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2014
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,000 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:10% 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 minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:99.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017GoodGoodVery GoodGood700099.3
April 2015GoodGoodExcellentVery Good700099.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,5121,512000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,0808,0642,01600
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8080000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.7676000
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.80443060
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach3636000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.504495900