I-40 EB over BNSF Railroad


+35.50885, -108.82764
35°30'32" N, 108°49'40" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-40 EB over BNSF Railroad
Structure number:000000000006553
Location:0.2 Mi E Jct I-40/NM-118
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Total length:193.9 ft. [59.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Year reconstructed:1993
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: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,293 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:34% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:96.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017GoodGoodGoodGood2129396.0
August 2015GoodGoodGoodGood800796.0
August 2013GoodGoodGoodGood800796.0
August 2011GoodGoodGoodGood835596.0
September 2009GoodGoodGoodGood1942296.0
September 2007GoodGoodGoodGood988796.0
September 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1022995.0
September 2003GoodGoodGoodGood801195.2
September 2001GoodGoodGoodGood1221094.8
September 1999GoodGoodVery GoodGood1098394.9
September 1997GoodGoodVery GoodGood804295.2
October 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood765996.4
December 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory676496.5
March 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory645875.4
February 1992PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory609273.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,3581,358000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,748500
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,68910,58910000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.10,68910,689000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach87100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.60501000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1558065100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.147138090
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.155015500
Elastomeric Bearingeach2826020
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,00101,00100