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US 287 ML over BIG SANDY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+38.74036, -102.77651
38°44'25" N, 102°46'35" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 287 ML over BIG SANDY CREEK
Structure number:J-25-E
Location:1.8 MI SE OF KIT CARSON
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:98.1 ft. [29.9 m]
Total length:637.2 ft. [194.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1971
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:7
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,500 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:52% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:99.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018GoodGoodGoodGood250099.7
June 2016GoodGoodVery GoodGood250099.7
June 2014GoodGoodVery GoodGood250099.7
June 2012GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood230099.7
June 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood230099.7
June 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood230099.7
April 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood280099.6
May 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood260799.6
May 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood239899.7
May 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood195399.7
October 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood195399.7
March 1996FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood200098.7
April 1994FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood155098.8
July 1991FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory160097.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.5,7335,731200
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.32,16932,0848500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.30,56728,5672,00000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1212000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.102921000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3002208000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.336336000
Other Jointlinear ft.150150000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach126117900
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,2741,274000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,2741,274000