+33.51667, -86.78333
33°31'00" N, 86°46'60" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RAMP E-H over 7TH * 8TH AVE NORTH
Structure number:014163
Old structure number:00000I59370254E (from 1992 edition)
Location:RAMP E-H OVER 7TH * 8TH
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:110.9 ft. [33.8 m]
Total length:1978.1 ft. [602.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
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:5
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: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,241 [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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:96.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$18,644,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201696.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-15241
April 201496.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-15241
April 201296.6GoodGoodGoodGood-15343
April 201096.6GoodGoodGoodGood-15346
April 200896.5GoodGoodGoodGood-15616
April 200696.5GoodGoodGoodGood-15752
April 200496.5GoodGoodGoodGood-16038
April 200296.5GoodGoodGoodGood-16139
May 200097.3GoodGoodGoodGood-7000
May 199897.4GoodGoodGoodVery Good-6500
April 199697.4GoodGoodGoodVery Good-6500
March 199499.6GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6000
October 199199.6GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent-5000