I-85 over W JEFF DAVIS * I-65


+32.36686, -86.32226
32°22'01" N, 86°19'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I-85 over W JEFF DAVIS * I-65
Structure number:010885
Purpose:Carries highway overpass (third level) over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Total length:986.9 ft. [300.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
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:13
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: May 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,211 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:21% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:91.8
Estimated cost of work:$9,528,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201591.8FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-2211
May 201391.8FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-2211
May 201192.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-9046
May 200992.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-9364
May 200792.1FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-9299
May 200592.1FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-8716
February 200392.2FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-8417
February 200188.8FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-41695
February 199988.9FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-41155
March 199789.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-23975
January 199590.1FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-23250
March 199390.2GoodGoodGoodGood-21866
January 199191.3GoodGoodGoodGood-21866