+37.26839, -107.88632
37°16'06" N, 107°53'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 160 ML over ANIMAS RIVER
Structure number:O-05-AJ
Location:INT. OF 550 & 160
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:68.6 ft. [20.9 m]
Total length:186.0 ft. [56.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.6 ft. [20.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,000 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:97.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1900097.9
October 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1900097.9
November 2013FairFairGoodSatisfactory1900096.9
October 2011FairFairGoodSatisfactory2000096.8
October 2009FairFairGoodSatisfactory2000096.8
October 2007FairFairGoodSatisfactory2060096.8
October 2005FairFairGoodSatisfactory1814496.9
October 2003FairFairGoodSatisfactory1539397.1
October 2001FairFairGoodSatisfactory1539396.1
November 1999FairFairGoodSatisfactory1470096.1
October 1997FairFairGoodSatisfactory1360093.2
May 1995FairSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory1360094.2
May 1993FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood1030098.2
April 1991FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood1020096.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,5001,39110540
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,5001,500000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.12,1907,6804,51000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.12,19012,190000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.132131100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.132132000
Movable Bearingeach2424000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Fixed Bearingeach82600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.372372000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000