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US-41 over OHIO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.90318, -87.55137
37°54'11" N, 87°33'05" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-41 over OHIO RIVER
Structure number:051B00002R
Location:NBL OHIO RIVER BRIDGE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:720.2 ft. [219.5 m]
Total length:5395.9 ft. [1644.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1932
Year reconstructed:1957
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:20,554 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:49.3 tons [44.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.6 tons [26.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:58.8

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201658.8FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactoryFO20554
August 201569.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO19208
August 201469.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO19314
August 201269.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO18800
September 201078.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-17550
September 200873.8FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-19000
September 200778.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-36000
May 200573.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-37607