+32.30738, -86.30745
32°18'27" N, 86°18'27" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 331 over CATOMA CREEK
Structure number:011609
Old structure number:00000009510249A (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.0 MI.S.OF SOU.BYPASS
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:778.9 ft. [237.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.7 ft. [12.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1976
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: September 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,615 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:12% 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: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 is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:69.7 tons [63.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.8 tons [38.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.6
Estimated cost of work:$7,341,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201688.6FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-3615
October 201488.6FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-3615
October 201287.5FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-4490
September 201098.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4685
June 200898.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-5160
May 200699.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4650
April 200499.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-2215
April 200299.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-2280
May 200097.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4055
April 199897.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-4315
April 199697.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-2410
March 199497.8GoodGoodGoodGood-2510
February 199297.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-2430