I 65 NBL over I 59 SBL


+33.52086, -86.82666
33°31'15" N, 86°49'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I 65 NBL over I 59 SBL
Structure number:009912
Location:I 59 * I 65 INTERCHANGE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Total length:188.0 ft. [57.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:56.4 ft. [17.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:10°
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 [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: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:66,525 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:82.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$2,858,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairGoodSatisfactoryGood6652582.0
August 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryGood6652582.0
August 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryGood6652582.0
August 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryGood6561082.1
August 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood6753081.9
August 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood6719582.0
August 2005GoodGoodGoodGood7010081.7
July 2003GoodGoodGoodGood6856081.8
February 2003GoodGoodGoodGood6856087.3
March 2001GoodGoodGoodGood6908587.2
February 1999GoodGoodGoodGood6573087.5
October 1996GoodGoodGoodGood6398587.7
July 1994GoodGoodGoodGood6125089.2
September 1992GoodGoodGoodGood5694587.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,5041,4327200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.11,84011,7687200
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,62210,5368600
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.9,9089,908000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach88000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.145140320
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.105103110
Compression Jointlinear ft.22601714015
Elastomeric Bearingeach1201200
Movable Bearingeach1801080
Fixed Bearingeach1801800
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3763562000