US 287 ML over I 70 ML


+39.78422, -105.02511
39°47'03" N, 105°01'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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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:17.4 ft. [5.3 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: March 2015 

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]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:49.9 tons [45.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.9 tons [27.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:93.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201593.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-31000
March 201393.6GoodGoodGoodGood-31000
April 201193.5GoodGoodGoodGood-32700
February 200993.5GoodGoodGoodGood-32700
February 200793.0GoodGoodGoodGood-43600
March 200593.4GoodGoodGoodGood-34235
April 200393.2GoodGoodGoodGood-39626
February 200178.8FairGoodGoodFair-44517
January 199978.8FairGoodGoodFair-44517
February 199781.4FairGoodGoodFair-32200
February 199582.1FairGoodGoodFair-32200
March 199382.3FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-31200
March 199183.0FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-34600