I-65 over 4TH AVE SO


+33.50285, -86.81506
33°30'10" N, 86°48'54" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-65 over 4TH AVE SO
Structure number:014405
Old structure number:00000I65370107A (from 1992 edition)
Location:I-65*4TH AVE SO
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Total length:151.3 ft. [46.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:127.6 ft. [38.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:139.8 ft. [42.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
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: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:69,245 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:65.8 tons [59.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:39.4 tons [35.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:81.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$5,874,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201681.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-69245
August 201481.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-69245
August 201282.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-68185
August 201081.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-71225
August 200881.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-73310
August 200681.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-73160
August 200481.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-74400
August 200281.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-72245
August 200078.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-129080
August 199878.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-135070
August 199678.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-133300
June 199480.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-127250
June 199283.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-66445
July 199082.9FairSatisfactoryGoodVery Good-86450

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,71801,4221,2960
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.23,9170011,95911,958
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.21,140020,0001,1400
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.21,14021,140000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1616000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.35502551000
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.272272000
Open Jointlinear ft.2980286120
Movable Bearingeach54018360
Fixed Bearingeach5405400
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3020220820