ENSLEY AVE over I59/20


+33.50660, -86.88585
33°30'24" N, 86°53'09" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:ENSLEY AVE over I59/20
Structure number:008973
Location:I59 * ENSLEY AVE
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:316.9 ft. [96.6 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:16.4 ft. [5.0 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 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,000 [as of 2002]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:84.5 tons [76.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:49.9 tons [45.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:75.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,720,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201675.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7000
April 201475.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7000
April 201275.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7000
April 201075.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7000
April 200875.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood7000
April 200676.1Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood7000
April 200477.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood7000
April 200277.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood7000
May 200077.1Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood7000
March 199877.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood7000
January 199677.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7000
February 199477.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5000
September 199176.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good8000