I 59 over 3 RD AVE N * 63 RD ST


+33.54951, -86.74729
33°32'58" N, 86°44'50" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:I 59 over 3 RD AVE N * 63 RD ST
Structure number:011091
Old structure number:00000I59370294A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I 59 * 63 RD ST
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:99.4 ft. [30.3 m]
Total length:266.4 ft. [81.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Skew angle:48°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
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: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:38,900 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:58.7 tons [53.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.2 tons [32.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,716,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201688.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-38900
March 201488.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-38900
March 201288.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-39165
March 201087.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-40780
March 200887.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-40700
March 200688.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-38080
March 200488.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-37485
March 200288.2FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-37485
April 200088.3GoodGoodGoodGood-36810
March 199888.4GoodGoodGoodGood-35680
February 199689.3GoodGoodGoodGood-33785
March 199489.0GoodGoodGoodGood-36980
November 199189.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-29125