IRR/I-40 EBL over BNSF Railroad


+34.99312, -107.25736
34°59'35" N, 107°15'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IRR/I-40 EBL over BNSF Railroad
Structure number:000000000005986
Location:5.0 MI W OF NM-6
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Total length:269.7 ft. [82.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:60°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Year reconstructed:1987
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:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:22,641 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:43% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:87.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2264187.0
November 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodFair2643585.3
November 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodFair1306785.3
November 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodFair2407385.3
November 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodFair1380985.3
September 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2039687.0
September 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair1356084.5
September 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1320096.8
November 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory850897.2
December 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory829597.2
December 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory841997.2
December 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory740197.3
January 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory630997.5
January 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory602397.5
June 1991FairGoodGoodSatisfactory794098.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,6141,614000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.13,98813,988000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,958010,95800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.95831020
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112318100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.115108700
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.162162000
Movable Bearingeach1860120
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.144144000
Fixed Bearingeach66000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2424000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.594594000