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K-27 HIGHWAY over SMOKY HILL RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+38.93667, -101.74889
38°56'12" N, 101°44'56" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:K-27 HIGHWAY over SMOKY HILL RIVER
Structure number:999902701000171
Location:2.39 MI N OF E JCT US-40
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Total length:470.5 ft. [143.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
Year reconstructed:1983
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:8
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:970 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:87.6
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$455,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2018FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory97087.6
March 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory82087.7
April 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory74595.4
April 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodGood92087.6
April 2010GoodGoodGoodGood65095.5
March 2008GoodGoodGoodGood64095.5
April 2006GoodGoodGoodGood76087.8
March 2004GoodGoodGoodGood104087.5
April 2002GoodGoodGoodGood87587.7
October 2000GoodGoodGoodGood91088.6
May 1999GoodVery GoodGoodGood91088.6
March 1998FairFairGoodGood74594.4
June 1996FairFairGoodGood75094.4
March 1994FairSatisfactoryGoodGood68593.0
May 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodGood69594.0
September 1990GoodGoodGoodVery Good72092.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,8721,863810
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.14,04013,75902810
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.14,04012,2771,76300
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1414000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6464000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.21017515200
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.6006000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.9369231300