I-71 over BIG SUGAR RD


+38.75500, -84.80778
38°45'18" N, 84°48'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-71 over BIG SUGAR RD
Structure number:039B00025L
Location:SBL 1.6 N.E. OF US127 NTR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:43.3 ft. [13.2 m]
Total length:128.6 ft. [39.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1967
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,322 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:27% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:93.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$665,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1832293.0
July 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1925993.0
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1698193.0
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1630095.5
September 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1520095.6
January 2008FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3490092.7
August 2005GoodGoodGoodGood3083988.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.6305854500
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.4,9444,62731520
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4,9054,60929420
Reinforced Concrete Columneach65100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.113109400
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.832746100
Compression Jointlinear ft.783620022
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.2582282550