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US 231 NBL over TALLAPOOSA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+32.45527, -86.20384
32°27'19" N, 86°12'14" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:US 231 NBL over TALLAPOOSA RIVER
Structure number:015757
Location:MONTGOMERY-ELMORE CO LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Total length:1076.2 ft. [328.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1993
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:Prestressed concrete [5]
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:16,115 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:4% 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:60.3 tons [54.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.8 tons [29.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.1
Estimated cost of work:$10,638,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201697.1FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-16115
October 201497.1FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-16115
October 201298.4FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-16650
September 201098.4FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-17270
August 200898.4FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-17420
March 200698.4FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-16850
October 200398.5FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-16120
October 200198.5GoodGoodGoodVery Good-16120
October 199996.6GoodGoodGoodVery Good-15065
May 199896.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15125
May 199696.6GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-15035
March 199497.0GoodExcellentVery GoodExcellent-13475
August 199397.0GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-13475