I 65 over US 78 * 8 TH AVE NO


+33.49686, -86.81567
33°29'49" N, 86°48'56" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 65 over US 78 * 8 TH AVE NO
Structure number:009907
Old structure number:00000I65370117A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I 65 * 8 TH AVE NO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:2003
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:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:66,525 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:55.9 tons [50.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.9 tons [30.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.5
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$5,169,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201472.5Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory66525
July 201272.9Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory63215
July 201071.5Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood65610
July 200871.2Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood67530
August 200670.9Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood69930
August 200470.9Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood70100
August 200271.1Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood68560
July 200071.3Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood67065
July 199883.6Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood65150
July 199684.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood63985
July 199486.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryGood61250
July 199273.6Not deficientFairFairVery Good56945
July 199074.7Not deficientGoodFairVery Good56015