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US 231 NBL over TALLAPOOSA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+32.45527, -86.20384
32°27'19" N, 86°12'14" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:US 231 NBL over TALLAPOOSA RIVER
Structure number:015757
Location:MONTGOMERY-ELMORE CO LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Total length:1076.2 ft. [328.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1993
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
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:16,115 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:60.4 tons [54.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.8 tons [29.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.1
Estimated cost of work:$14,501,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201497.1Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood16115
October 201298.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood16650
September 201098.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood17270
August 200898.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood17420
March 200698.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood16850
October 200398.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryGood16120
October 200198.5Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good16120
October 199996.6Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good15065
May 199896.6Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good15125
May 199696.6Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good15035
March 199497.0Not deficientExcellentVery GoodExcellent13475
August 199397.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent13475