I 59 over 3 RD AVE N * 63 RD ST


+33.54951, -86.74729
33°32'58" N, 86°44'50" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 59 over 3 RD AVE N * 63 RD ST
Structure number:011091
Old structure number:00000I59370294A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I 59 * 63 RD ST
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:99.4 ft. [30.3 m]
Total length:266.4 ft. [81.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Skew angle:48°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
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: March 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:38,900 [as of 2016]
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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:58.7 tons [53.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.2 tons [32.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,716,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201688.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory38900
March 201488.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory38900
March 201288.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory39165
March 201087.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood40780
March 200887.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood40700
March 200688.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood38080
March 200488.2Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood37485
March 200288.2Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood37485
April 200088.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood36810
March 199888.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood35680
February 199689.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood33785
March 199489.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood36980
November 199189.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood29125