I-71 over BIG SUGAR RD


+38.75500, -84.80722
38°45'18" N, 84°48'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-71 over BIG SUGAR RD
Structure number:039B00025R
Old structure number:039*0071*B0025P (from 1992 edition)
Location:NBL 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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:98.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$665,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1832298.0
July 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1925998.0
July 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1698198.0
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1630096.5
September 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1520096.6
January 2008FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3490093.7
August 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3083988.2
September 2003GoodGoodGoodGood2457596.7
August 2001GoodVery GoodGoodGood2457594.7
June 1999GoodGoodGoodGood2457594.7
August 1997GoodGoodGoodGood2457594.7
July 1995GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good793096.4
August 1993GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good793096.4
July 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood793096.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.6306102000
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.4,9444,594300500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4,9054,580275500
Reinforced Concrete Columneach65010
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1131031000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.833830150
Compression Jointlinear ft.7800780
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.258258000