+33.51667, -86.78333
33°31'00" N, 86°46'60" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:RAMP E-H over 7TH * 8TH AVE NORTH
Structure number:014163
Old structure number:00000I59370254E (from 1992 edition)
Location:RAMP E-H OVER 7TH * 8TH
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:110.9 ft. [33.8 m]
Total length:1978.1 ft. [602.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1987
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:5
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: April 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,241 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:96.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$25,419,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
April 201496.6Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood15241
April 201296.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood15343
April 201096.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood15346
April 200896.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood15616
April 200696.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood15752
April 200496.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood16038
April 200296.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood16139
May 200097.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood7000
20000.0Not applicable---30000
May 199897.4Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good6500
April 199697.4Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good6500
March 199499.6Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good6000
October 199199.6Not deficientVery GoodExcellentExcellent5000