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SH 109 over ARKANSAS RIVER

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SH 109 over ARKANSAS RIVER
Structure number:000000000005600
Location:1.5 MI SO JCT 194
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:410.1 ft. [125.0 m]
Total length:8537.5 ft. [2602.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:49.2 ft. [15.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1980
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:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,900 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:68.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairGoodSatisfactoryGood390068.2
April 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood380068.6
May 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood380068.6
April 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood380068.6
March 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood380068.6
March 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood380068.6
April 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood480067.9
February 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood460067.9
January 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood430067.9
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood430067.9
August 1997GoodGoodGoodGood350069.7
March 1995GoodGoodGoodGood188583.7
April 1993GoodGoodGoodGood188583.7
November 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good164284.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.31,64026,7284,891120
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,8601,43942100
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.278,804211,63267,17200
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.99089010000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.573569040
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.10498060
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1,5801,34922650
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach188181430
Fixed Bearingeach9689700
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.17,07411,1305,882620