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RT N E over MERAMEC RVR

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Coordinates:
+38.08135, -91.14991
38°04'53" N, 91°08'60" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RT N E over MERAMEC RVR
Structure number:2829
Old structure number:A3354 1 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 21 T 39 N R 2 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:149.6 ft. [45.6 m]
Total length:362.9 ft. [110.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,005 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:49.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,627,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory100549.5
August 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory98851.9
August 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory123049.3
September 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory121649.4
October 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory125648.7
October 2008FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory124448.7
September 2006FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory84051.3
December 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory85251.3
October 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory109849.6
January 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory92451.9
November 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory128149.0
November 1999FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory124449.2
December 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory124449.2
November 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory124449.2
November 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory39057.0
October 1995GoodGoodGoodGood39056.4
December 1994GoodGoodGoodGood37356.5
December 1993GoodGoodGoodGood36757.6
September 1992GoodGoodGoodGood36757.6
October 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood28958.0