US 287 ML over I 70 ML


+39.78402, -105.02502
39°47'02" N, 105°01'30" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 287 ML over I 70 ML
Structure number:E-16-FJ
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Total length:202.1 ft. [61.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:31,000 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:93.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3100093.6
March 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3100093.6
March 2013GoodGoodGoodGood3100093.6
April 2011GoodGoodGoodGood3270093.5
February 2009GoodGoodGoodGood3270093.5
February 2007GoodGoodGoodGood4360093.0
March 2005GoodGoodGoodGood3423593.4
April 2003GoodGoodGoodGood3962693.2
February 2001FairGoodGoodFair4451778.8
January 1999FairGoodGoodFair4451778.8
February 1997FairGoodGoodFair3220081.4
February 1995FairGoodGoodFair3220082.1
March 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodFair3120082.3
March 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodFair3460083.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,6171,617000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.18,98818,9385000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.16,56416,40416000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach169700
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1901652500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.164164000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4043941000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,0591,059000