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I-5 - Willamette River Bridge (Southbound)

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I-5 - Willamette River Bridge (Southbound)

Completed southbound bridge, northbound bridge under construction in the foreground

Photo taken by Mike Goff in November 2011

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BH Photo #226986

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Video 

Willamette River Bridge Time Lapse 2011 HD

Time lapse video of construction on the I-5 Willamette River Bridge as seen from cameras above the site. The entire 2011 year in progress compressed to 2.5 minutes.

Video courtesy of Slayden Constrion

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Facts 

Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Willamette River on I-5 Southbound
Location
Eugene, Lane County, Oregon
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2011
Builders
- Hamilton Construction of Springfield, Oregon (Contractor)
- OBEC Consulting Engineers of Eugene, Oregon (Engineering Design Firm)
Design
Two span open-spandrel arch with post-tensioned box girder approach spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 416.0 ft.
Total length: 1,984.8 ft.
Deck width: 64.0 ft.
Also called
Judkins Point Bridge (Southbound)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.04513, -123.04988   (decimal degrees)
44°02'42" N, 123°02'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/496004/4876886 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eugene East
Inventory numbers
OR 21039 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
OR 21039 (Oregon Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 51620 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
63,600

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2012: New Street View added by Michael Goff
  • March 5, 2012: Added by Mike Goff

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Comments 

I-5 - Willamette River Bridge (Southbound)
Posted March 20, 2012, by Scott Gavin (fatpiecat2 [at] charter [dot] net)

My word! You mean they actually tore down a boring I-5 concrete post and concrete beam bridge and put something that had some architectural design to it? What IS the world coming to?