NB I-95 (SR-9) over St. Lucie Canal


+27.12013, -80.27005
27°07'12" N, 80°16'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NB I-95 (SR-9) over St. Lucie Canal
Structure number:890133
Location:1mi N of SR-76(Kanner Hw)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:139.1 ft. [42.4 m]
Total length:907.2 ft. [276.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.7 ft. [17.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:9
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:33,500 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 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]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3350096.4
November 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3150096.5
February 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2975096.6
February 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2775096.7
March 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3050096.6
February 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3125095.1
February 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2925094.3
February 2005GoodGoodGoodGood2475095.8
February 2003GoodGoodGoodVery Good2625096.8
March 2001GoodGoodGoodVery Good2550096.8
February 1999GoodGoodGoodVery Good2325096.9
February 1997GoodGoodGoodVery Good2175096.0
March 1995GoodGoodGoodVery Good1740096.7
September 1993GoodGoodGoodVery Good1442196.9
December 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1565998.8
December 1989GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1100.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.6,4885,7486401000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.53,33253,329030
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2424000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.121120100
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.118917200
Prestressed Concrete Pileeach4237050
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.462462000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.235235000
Elastomeric Bearingeach126126000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,8141,802660