County Road 5 over Piceance Creek


+39.97906, -108.25417
39°58'45" N, 108°15'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:County Road 5 over Piceance Creek
Structure number:RIOB-005-31.98
Location:9.9 Mi S of St Hwy 64
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Total length:30.5 ft. [9.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1970
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Corrugated Steel [6]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:868 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:40% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:66.0 tons [60.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:39.5 tons [35.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:59.2

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201659.2PoorFairFairPoorSD868
September 201459.2PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD868
September 201259.2PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD868
September 201071.6FairSatisfactoryGoodFairFO2128
September 200871.6FairSatisfactoryGoodFairFO2128
August 200695.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-568
July 200492.3FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-568
October 200281.2FairSatisfactoryGoodFair-568
October 200184.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-135
August 199983.8FairFairSatisfactoryFair-135
July 199794.8FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-135
October 199594.9FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-108
August 199390.7GoodGoodGoodGood-108
September 199191.7GoodGoodGoodGood-108