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BANKHEAD HIGHWAY U over I-285

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Coordinates:
+33.78688, -84.49310
33°47'13" N, 84°29'35" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:BANKHEAD HIGHWAY U over I-285
Structure number:000000012100190
Location:IN NW ATLANTA
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:213.9 ft. [65.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:86.3 ft. [26.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Year reconstructed:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
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: March 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,200 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:45.5 tons [41.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.7 tons [24.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201578.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-27200
March 201378.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGood-27200
March 201183.1GoodGoodGoodGood-15580
June 200983.1GoodGoodGoodGood-15580
May 200782.1GoodGoodGoodGood-15900
June 200582.1GoodGoodGoodGood-15720
May 200391.7GoodGoodGoodGood-17300
April 200192.0GoodGoodGoodGood-15800
July 199988.6GoodGoodGoodGood-22800
October 199688.6GoodGoodGoodGood-22800
October 199488.8GoodGoodGoodGood-22800
June 199290.6GoodGoodGoodGood-15089
June 199091.6GoodGoodGoodGood-15089