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US281 over WEST BR FIRESTEEL CK

Map

Coordinates:
+43.83478, -98.44469
43°50'05" N, 98°26'41" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US281 over WEST BR FIRESTEEL CK
Structure number:00000000218006B
Location:8.5 N I 90 INTERCH
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:37.7 ft. [11.5 m]
Total length:118.4 ft. [36.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,288 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:31% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:85.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory128885.6
February 2016FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory110786.2
February 2014FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory109586.3
January 2012FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory96387.8
February 2010FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory88088.1
February 2008FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory95087.8
February 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood100286.6
December 2003FairGoodSatisfactoryGood103286.5
December 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood107886.3
January 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood88686.0
January 1998FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory91186.0
January 1996FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory94085.9
January 1994FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory83573.1
January 1992FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory64580.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4744314030
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,0004,50050000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,8323,8102200
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,8323,8023000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach42200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.80404000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.65491600
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.6058200
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1212000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6060000
Fixed Bearingeach1212000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6060000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2371627500
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,000300400200100
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.2372721000