FM 1053 over Pecos River


+31.31475, -102.65954
31°18'53" N, 102°39'34" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 1053 over Pecos River
Structure number:060520086603002
Location:5.40 Mi S of SH 329
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:252.0 ft. [76.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1939
Year reconstructed:1984
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,340 [as of 2013]
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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:42.6 tons [38.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.7 tons [23.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:86.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201586.4GoodGoodGoodGood-1340
August 201388.9GoodGoodGoodGood-1350
September 201191.3GoodGoodGoodGood-1300
August 200991.4GoodGoodGoodGood-1400
August 200793.6GoodGoodGoodGood-1200
November 200593.7GoodGoodGoodGood-1100
November 200394.7GoodVery GoodGoodGood-950
January 200294.1GoodGoodGoodGood-920
March 200093.9GoodGoodGoodGood-1050
June 199894.2GoodGoodGoodGood-880
October 199694.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-880
November 199488.0GoodVery GoodGoodGood-890
June 199295.3GoodVery GoodGoodGood-940
November 199095.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-1000

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3050295100
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.150150000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.55000
Prestressed Concrete Columneach85300
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1621400
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2624200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.50282200
Open Jointlinear ft.52223000
Elastomeric Bearingeach2020000
Movable Bearingeach2402400
Fixed Bearingeach1601600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,98910,989000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.150150000