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US 281 SB over SH 285, PALO BLANCO CRK

Map

Coordinates:
+27.22826, -98.14093
27°13'42" N, 98°08'27" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 281 SB over SH 285, PALO BLANCO CRK
Structure number:210240025514276
Location:1.50 MI S OF FM 1418
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Total length:802.2 ft. [244.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.2 ft. [15.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2013
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:7
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,000 [as of 2013]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:99.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017GoodGoodGoodVery Good700099.3
February 2015GoodGoodGoodVery Good700099.3
March 2014GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good1320096.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.104104000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.350350000
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.156156000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach112112000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,6041,604000