US-285 over MACHO DRAW


+33.65159, -104.56210
33°39'06" N, 104°33'44" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-285 over MACHO DRAW
Structure number:000000000009027
Location:13 MI N OF JCT US-70/285
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Total length:226.4 ft. [69.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.3 ft. [13.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1999
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:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,186 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:19% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018GoodGoodGoodGood318695.0
July 2016GoodGoodGoodGood297895.0
July 2014GoodGoodGoodGood134795.0
July 2012GoodGoodGoodGood269695.0
July 2010GoodGoodGoodGood172895.0
July 2008GoodGoodGoodGood342695.0
July 2006GoodGoodGoodGood126495.0
July 2004GoodGoodGoodGood125494.9
June 2002GoodGoodGoodGood104494.9
February 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good249892.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,35001,35000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.9,2009,1841600
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.9,2359,235000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach20200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9809800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9809800
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.9393000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.9898000
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach3636000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.518051800