NM-118 over RIO PUERCO


+35.53016, -108.60459
35°31'49" N, 108°36'17" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NM-118 over RIO PUERCO
Structure number:000000000005394
Location:0.1 MI E OF NM-566
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Total length:88.3 ft. [26.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1946
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 continuous [2]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,048 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:17% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:85.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2018Fair5 out of 10404885.5
February 2016Fair5 out of 10442685.2
February 2014Fair5 out of 10442685.2
February 2012Fair5 out of 10151587.7
February 2010Fair5 out of 10483984.8
February 2008Fair5 out of 10483984.8
February 2006Fair5 out of 10516184.6
February 2004Fair5 out of 10130587.9
February 2002Fair5 out of 10155187.7
February 2000Fair5 out of 10154287.7
February 1998Fair5 out of 10180587.4
February 1996Fair5 out of 10931581.0
March 1994Fair5 out of 10772282.3
April 1992Fair5 out of 10146387.7
May 1990Fair6 out of 1016399.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.1849079150
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4794047500