IH 40 over Draw


+35.23947, -102.83065
35°14'22" N, 102°49'50" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IH 40 over Draw
Structure number:041800009002011
Location:12.9 Mi E of New Mexico
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:6.9 ft. [2.1 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1938
Year reconstructed:1961
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,440 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:39% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:48.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$3,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
September 2018Good7 out of 101444048.3
September 2016Good7 out of 101444048.1
September 2014Good7 out of 10989048.1
September 2012Good7 out of 10989048.1
February 2011Good7 out of 101236048.1
February 2009Good7 out of 10870048.4
October 2007Good7 out of 10976048.3
March 2006Good7 out of 101060048.3
March 2004Fair6 out of 101250063.0
May 2002Fair6 out of 101410058.9
August 2000Fair6 out of 101170058.9
June 1998Good7 out of 101160058.9
June 1996Good7 out of 101080058.9
May 1994Good7 out of 10790062.5
May 1992Good7 out of 10840070.2
April 1990Good7 out of 10860068.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.740244484120