+33.52000, -86.79667
33°31'12" N, 86°47'48" 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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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]
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

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1547798.0
March 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1547798.0
March 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1534698.0
March 2010GoodGoodGoodGood1561698.0
March 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1558598.0
March 2006GoodGoodGoodGood1603898.0
March 2004GoodGoodGoodGood1603898.0
March 2002GoodGoodGoodGood1613998.0
April 2000GoodGoodGoodGood3000100.0
March 1998GoodGoodVery GoodGood3000100.0
March 1996GoodGoodVery GoodGood3000100.0
March 1994GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good2500100.0
October 1991GoodGoodGoodGood2000100.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
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