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US-41 NC over OHIO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.90444, -87.55139
37°54'16" N, 87°33'05" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-41 NC over OHIO RIVER
Structure number:051B00007L
Location:SBL 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:5427.1 ft. [1654.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:3.6 ft. [1.1 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:889.2 ft. [271.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
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:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

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]
Sufficiency rating:49.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2055449.2
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1931460.1
August 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1880067.7
September 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1755072.0
September 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1900071.8
September 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3600069.7
May 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood3760769.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.11,8669,1792,5831022
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.188,75041,52594,37537,75015,100
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1561401600
Steel Stringerlinear ft.15,10713,1131,895990
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.98,25054,03829,4759,8254,912
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.196,724169,00827,71600
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.162,806162,806000
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.4,584404,457870
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.431,00086,200215,500107,75021,550
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.3,9003,3714001290
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.55,50023,86516,6508,3256,660
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach1000100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.125001250
Steel Gusset Plateeach56470453410
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.23,7505,85010,7006,0001,200
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach3224440
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.28924034150
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1651382700
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.71559851660
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.420255150015
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.240240000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1115831220
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,500300600300300
Fixed Bearingeach44341000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.90036027018090
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.10,86310,863000
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.10,8548,4952,296630