+33.52935, -86.80478
33°31'46" N, 86°48'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RAMP"C" over 26TH STREET
Structure number:014160
Old structure number:00000I59370254B (from 1992 edition)
Location:RAMP"D" TO RAMP
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Total length:948.5 ft. [289.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1987
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: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,477 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:98.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$6,017,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201698.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-15477
March 201498.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-15477
March 201298.0FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-15346
March 201098.0GoodGoodGoodGood-15616
March 200898.0GoodGoodGoodGood-15585
March 200698.0GoodGoodGoodGood-16038
March 200498.0GoodGoodGoodGood-16038
March 200298.0GoodGoodGoodGood-16139
April 2000100.0GoodGoodGoodGood-3000
March 1998100.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-3000
March 1996100.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-3000
March 1994100.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-2500
October 1991100.0GoodGoodGoodGood-2000

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,9133,75016210
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.43,05632,07510,7640217
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.26,181026,18100
Reinforced Concrete Columneach107300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2211377950
Open Jointlinear ft.138138000
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.2802800
Movable Bearingeach37021160
Fixed Bearingeach2101740
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,8971,8226960