I 65 over US 78 * 8 TH AVE NO


+33.49686, -86.81567
33°29'49" N, 86°48'56" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 65 over US 78 * 8 TH AVE NO
Structure number:009907
Old structure number:00000I65370117A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I 65 * 8 TH AVE NO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:2003
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: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:66,525 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:65.0 tons [59.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.9 tons [35.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$3,787,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201672.1FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-66525
July 201472.5FairFairFairSatisfactory-66525
July 201272.9FairFairFairSatisfactory-63215
July 201071.5FairSatisfactoryFairGood-65610
July 200871.2FairSatisfactoryFairGood-67530
August 200670.9FairSatisfactoryFairGood-69930
August 200470.9FairSatisfactoryFairGood-70100
August 200271.1FairSatisfactoryFairGood-68560
July 200071.3FairSatisfactoryFairGood-67065
July 199883.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-65150
July 199684.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-63985
July 199486.0FairFairSatisfactoryGood-61250
July 199273.6FairFairFairVery Good-56945
July 199074.7FairGoodFairVery Good-56015