I 65 SBL over I 59 WBL


+33.52122, -86.82591
33°31'16" N, 86°49'33" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 65 SBL over I 59 WBL
Structure number:009913
Location:I 65 * I 59 INTERCHANGE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:192.9 ft. [58.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:10°
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 [3]
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 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:66,525 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:77.8 tons [70.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:46.8 tons [42.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:82.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,037,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201582.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory66525
August 201382.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory66525
August 201182.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory65610
August 200981.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory67530
August 200782.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory67195
August 200581.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood70100
July 200381.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood68560
February 200387.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood68560
February 200187.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood69085
February 199987.5Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood65730
October 199687.7Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood63985
July 199489.2Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood61250
July 199288.5Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodVery Good56945