US 78 over DUGAN AVE.


+33.53333, -86.86667
33°31'60" N, 86°52'00" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 78 over DUGAN AVE.
Structure number:001392
Old structure number:000000043701740 (from 1992 edition)
Location:US78 * DUGAN AVE.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1936
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:45,380 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:72.1 tons [65.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:43.2 tons [39.3 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:65.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,541,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201565.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory45380
May 201365.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory45380
May 201168.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairSatisfactory41120
May 200968.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairGood44710
May 200768.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood37790
May 200568.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood37640
May 200368.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood42020
May 200168.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood42020
May 199968.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood38150
March 199768.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairGood38150
March 199567.9Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood36320
January 199363.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood34620
January 199170.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good35250