I65 over 5TH. AVE NORTH


+33.50182, -86.81473
33°30'07" N, 86°48'53" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I65 over 5TH. AVE NORTH
Structure number:014394
Old structure number:00000I653701140 (from 1992 edition)
Location:I65*5TH AVE NORTH
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:132.9 ft. [40.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.7 ft. [5.4 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: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:133,050 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:56.9 tons [51.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:34.0 tons [30.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$6,538,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201679.4FairFairFairSatisfactory-133050
August 201493.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-133050
August 201282.0FairGoodFairSatisfactory-126430
August 201093.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-131220
August 200893.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-135060
August 200693.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-139860
August 200493.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-140200
August 200293.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-137120
July 200093.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-142520
July 199893.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-130300
July 199693.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-127970
July 199482.0FairGoodFairGood-122500
July 199281.0FairGoodFairGood-113890
July 199081.0FairVery GoodFairGood-112030

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,2403,240000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.29,22429,1920320
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.48,60048,600000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.48,600048,60000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1616000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6405964400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.600600000
Open Jointlinear ft.380380000
Movable Bearingeach542516130
Fixed Bearingeach1818000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3603500010