+33.58694, -86.69273
33°35'13" N, 86°41'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 59 over WALDROP AVE
Structure number:011339
Location:I 59 * WALDROP AVE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Total length:174.9 ft. [53.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:53.8 ft. [16.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1975
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: November 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,545 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:15% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:62.3 tons [56.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.3 tons [33.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,581,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
November 201588.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20545
November 201388.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20545
December 201187.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory19800
December 200988.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood20615
December 200788.9Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood20575
December 200590.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood19955
January 200490.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood19875
February 200290.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood19875
February 200090.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood19220
March 199888.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood35680
March 199690.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood17165
March 199490.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood13970
December 199190.9Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good13970