R2 (US231S-I565W) over PULASKI PIKE


+34.73094, -86.60024
34°43'51" N, 86°36'01" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:R2 (US231S-I565W) over PULASKI PIKE
Structure number:015933
Location:1.7 MI E JCT I565 * SR 53
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:167.0 ft. [50.9 m]
Total length:287.1 ft. [87.5 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:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1991
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:2
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: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,840 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:44.8 tons [40.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:97.2
Estimated cost of work:$3,010,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201697.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-8840
June 201497.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-8500
June 201297.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-8019
June 201097.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-7988
June 200897.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-8065
November 200797.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-7969
November 200597.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-7545
November 200397.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-7040
November 200197.3GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-7040
November 199994.8GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-34030
November 199795.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-25000
November 199596.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-24035
November 199396.9GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-14011