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US 80 over ALABAMA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+32.40500, -87.01667
32°24'18" N, 87°01'00" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 80 over ALABAMA RIVER
Structure number:002273
Old structure number:000000082402530 (from 1992 edition)
Location:IN CITY OF SELMA
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:250.0 ft. [76.2 m]
Total length:1248.4 ft. [380.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.3 ft. [12.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:56.4 ft. [17.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Arch - Thru [12]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,920 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:4% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:35.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$16,073,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory1392035.8
January 2015FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1392036.8
March 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1392036.8
March 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1859043.2
May 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1772043.2
April 2006FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1808043.2
March 2004FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2302043.2
June 2002FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2302043.2
June 2000FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2441043.2
May 1998FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2313043.2
March 1996FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1926042.9
February 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1844044.9
January 1992GoodGoodGoodGood1869044.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Stringerlinear ft.16,89116,3890400102
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.95,778090,0005,000778
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.14,54303,81710,7260
Superstructure
Steel Archlinear ft.480476004
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.79,678019,67860,0000
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.1,6521,60418300
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.4,83804,82549
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.19,7400019,000740
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.54,07504,89249,1830
Superstructure
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach2202200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.924009240
Steel Gusset Plateeach4839027
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5760050076
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2616190
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.2731810920
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.24320618190
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.7208640
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.795793110
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.573476523015
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.173173000
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach168016800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.707007070
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2,1962,192004
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,710005,7100