+35.51319, -108.80947
35°30'47" N, 108°48'34" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-40 WBL over RIO PUERCO
Structure number:000000000008845
Location:1.3 MI E JCT I-40 & NM118
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:78.1 ft. [23.8 m]
Total length:392.7 ft. [119.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:41.0 ft. [12.5 m]
Skew angle:43°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
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:5
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,875 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:44% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:98.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood2087598.0
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood1389698.0
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood2715698.0
August 2010GoodGoodGoodGood934398.0
September 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1881498.0
August 2006GoodGoodGoodGood915897.1
August 2004GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good945997.1
October 2002GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good671997.4
October 2000GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good653497.4
October 1999GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good913297.1
October 1998GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good913297.1
October 1996GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good855597.2
October 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good733797.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,9631,963000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.16,11416,114000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.16,11416,0942000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1212000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112920200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.224224000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.104104000
Compression Jointlinear ft.104104000
Elastomeric Bearingeach1010000
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach4040000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.845845000