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US83 BS ROUTE over ARKANSAS RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.95528, -100.87722
37°57'19" N, 100°52'38" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US83 BS ROUTE over ARKANSAS RIVER
Structure number:9999083B0280041
Location:0.74 MI S SJCT US50
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:745.4 ft. [227.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
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:11
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
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: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,320 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:74.4
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$720,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory432074.4
April 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory405074.4
April 2013FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory405074.4
April 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory435074.4
April 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory388074.5
February 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory376074.5
April 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory460074.3
May 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory501066.0
April 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory500065.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,9812,80018100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,7536,4521,0752,1511,075
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.20,86820,2424172090
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.20,86818,7811,8782090
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2020000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.7064600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.280280000
Joints
Open Jointlinear ft.5605600
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach4040000
Fixed Bearingeach88000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,4911,39091100