I40 over I-240 WB RP / I40 & I240


+35.15013, -90.02468
35°09'00" N, 90°01'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I40 over I-240 WB RP / I40 & I240
Structure number:79I00400017
Location:I40 - I240 JCT
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:226.4 ft. [69.0 m]
Total length:1397.7 ft. [426.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2006
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:7
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,800 [as of 2019]
Truck traffic:27% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:94.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood2380094.9
December 2016FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood2380094.9
January 2015GoodGoodVery GoodGood2380094.9
January 2013GoodGoodGoodVery Good2380094.9
March 2011GoodGoodGoodVery Good2380094.9
April 2009GoodGoodGoodVery Good2380094.9
May 2007GoodGoodGoodVery Good2380096.9
January 2007GoodGoodGoodVery Good2380096.9
August 2005FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2380017.0
August 2003FairSatisfactoryGoodGood2380073.8
September 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood6605073.8
January 2000----711500.0
December 1997FairSatisfactoryGoodGood6130066.9
August 1995FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5883061.0
August 1993FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5524061.0
November 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory4659062.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.7,4907,490000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.72,69672,696000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach66000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.100100000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.300300000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.100001000
Movable Bearingeach3535000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.2,7962,796000