I65 over 4TH. AVE. NORTH


+33.51089, -86.82080
33°30'39" N, 86°49'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I65 over 4TH. AVE. NORTH
Structure number:014392
Old structure number:00000I65370113A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I65*4TH. AVE. NORTH
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:82.4 ft. [25.1 m]
Total length:179.5 ft. [54.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:139.1 ft. [42.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:1988
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:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:136,580 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:81.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$6,822,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201681.0FairSatisfactoryFairGood-136580
August 201481.0FairSatisfactoryFairGood-136580
August 201281.0FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-126430
August 201092.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-131220
August 200892.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-146620
August 200691.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-139860
August 200491.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-148800
August 200291.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-137120
July 200092.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-142520
July 199892.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-130300
July 199692.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-133300
July 199492.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good-122500
July 199280.0FairGoodFairGood-113890
July 199080.0FairGoodFairVery Good-111550

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,2403,14001000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.29,224029,188036
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.25,020025,02000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.25,02025,020000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1616000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.314031400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.254254000
Open Jointlinear ft.278278000
Movable Bearingeach54022248
Fixed Bearingeach1818000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.360360000