I-240 over I240 WB / I40 / SR001


+35.14962, -89.88210
35°08'59" N, 89°52'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-240 over I240 WB / I40 / SR001
Structure number:79I02400136
Location:I-40 JCT.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:189.6 ft. [57.8 m]
Total length:1683.5 ft. [513.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2005
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:11
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:158,810 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:86.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018FairSatisfactoryGoodGood15881086.2
January 2017GoodGoodGoodGood13389087.4
March 2015GoodGoodGoodGood13524085.4
February 2013FairSatisfactoryGoodGood14651084.8
March 2011FairSatisfactoryGoodGood15374084.4
May 2009FairSatisfactoryGoodGood16332086.0
July 2007GoodGoodGoodGood15753086.3
August 2005GoodGoodGoodGood15378090.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.9,0569,056000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.93,81693,815100
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1414000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.112112000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.576576000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.4040000
Movable Bearingeach3232000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.3,9503,9203000