ENSLEY AVE over I 59/20


+33.50642, -86.88586
33°30'23" N, 86°53'09" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:ENSLEY AVE over I 59/20
Structure number:008972
Location:ENSLEY AVE * I 59
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:317.9 ft. [96.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Skew angle:31°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,000 [as of 2002]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:47.9 tons [43.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:76.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,762,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201476.1Functionally obsoleteVery GoodSatisfactoryGood7000
April 201276.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood7000
April 201076.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood7000
April 200876.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood7000
April 200677.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood7000
April 200477.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood7000
April 200277.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood7000
May 200074.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood7000
March 199874.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood7000
January 199674.3Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good7000
February 199474.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good5000
September 199173.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood8000