I-85 over W JEFF DAVIS * I-65


+32.36686, -86.32226
32°22'01" N, 86°19'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I-85 over W JEFF DAVIS * I-65
Structure number:010885
Purpose:Carries highway overpass (third level) over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Total length:986.9 ft. [300.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
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:13
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: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,211 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:21% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:91.8
Estimated cost of work:$9,528,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201591.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2211
May 201391.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2211
May 201192.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory9046
May 200992.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory9364
May 200792.1Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory9299
May 200592.1Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory8716
February 200392.2Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory8417
February 200188.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory41695
February 199988.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory41155
March 199789.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood23975
January 199590.1Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood23250
March 199390.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood21866
January 199191.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood21866