IRR/I-40 WBL over BNSF Railroad


+34.99339, -107.25785
34°59'36" N, 107°15'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IRR/I-40 WBL over BNSF Railroad
Structure number:000000000005987
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 2014FairSatisfactoryGoodFair1289185.0
November 2012FairSatisfactoryGoodFair2407385.0
November 2010FairSatisfactoryGoodFair1380987.0
September 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2039687.0
September 2006FairFairSatisfactoryFair1153884.7
September 2004FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1123297.0
November 2002FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1142796.9
December 2000FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1114197.0
December 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory778497.3
December 1996FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory990897.1
January 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory844797.4
January 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory806497.4
June 1991GoodGoodGoodGood794098.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,6141,614000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.13,9887,9886,00000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,962010,96200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.96672900
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.110228800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.110842600
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.162162000
Movable Bearingeach1800180
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.144001440
Fixed Bearingeach60600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2402400
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.594594000