+38.68444, -83.78194
38°41'04" N, 83°46'55" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-62 over OHIO RIVER
Structure number:081B00069N
Location:3.8 MI N OF AA HWY (KY 9)
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:1049.9 ft. [320.0 m]
Total length:2420.1 ft. [737.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:75.5 ft. [23.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2000
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stayed girder [14]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,733 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:92.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017GoodGoodGoodGood473392.1
October 2015GoodGoodGoodGood435592.3
October 2013GoodGoodGoodGood495492.9
October 2011GoodGoodGoodGood494093.4
October 2009GoodGoodVery GoodGood533093.3
December 2007GoodGoodVery GoodGood573093.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,2064,200600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.94,69451,84442,7501000
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,8411,833440
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,1022,102000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.12,34612,346000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.30,94230,54240000
Prestressed Concrete Decksq. ft.113,575102,21711,35800
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.100,800100,7475300
Steel Main Cablelinear ft.26,46626,466000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.54,7522,22452,4274556
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.7,1507,150000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.111,892111,062750800
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1811700
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1301191100
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.216216000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3082654300
Compression Jointlinear ft.136013600
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.9696000
Elastomeric Bearingeach4036400
Movable Bearingeach168800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,60040092020080
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.4,2164,1912500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.9,2308,1183807302
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4,8404,43640130