+32.30735, -86.30766
32°18'26" N, 86°18'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 331 over CATOMA CREEK
Structure number:011610
Old structure number:00000009510249B (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.0 MI.S.OF SOU BYPASS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:778.9 ft. [237.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.7 ft. [12.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
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: October 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,615 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:69.9 tons [63.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.8 tons [38.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:99.7
Estimated cost of work:$10,181,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201499.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory3615
October 201299.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4490
September 201099.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4685
June 200899.5Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5160
May 200699.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4650
April 200499.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory2215
April 200299.8Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory2280
May 200097.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4055
April 199897.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4315
April 199697.8Not deficientGoodGoodGood2410
March 199497.8Not deficientVery GoodGoodGood2510
February 199297.8Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood2430