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I-70 EB HIGHWAY over KANSAS RIVER,3 RR,5 ST

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Coordinates:
+39.11306, -94.61500
39°06'47" N, 94°36'54" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-70 EB HIGHWAY over KANSAS RIVER,3 RR,5 ST
Structure number:999907001050311
Location:0.34 MILES W MO ST LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:299.9 ft. [91.4 m]
Total length:3776.8 ft. [1151.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1907
Year reconstructed:1972
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Deck [09]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:22,600 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:42.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$19,543,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018PoorGoodPoorFair2260042.7
June 2017PoorGoodPoorFair2230047.5
June 2016PoorGoodPoorFair2180043.0
June 2015PoorGoodPoorFair2175043.0
May 2014PoorGoodPoorFair2175043.0
June 2013PoorGoodPoorFair2280042.6
August 2012PoorGoodPoorFair2230042.8
June 2011PoorGoodPoorFair2340042.4
July 2010PoorGoodPoorFair2340040.3
October 2009PoorGoodPoorFair2315040.4
June 2008PoorGoodPoorFair2665036.6
October 2007PoorGoodPoorFair2695039.1
July 2006PoorGoodPoorFair2640029.8
June 2005FairGoodFairSatisfactory2350049.2
December 2004FairGoodFairSatisfactory2085049.9
June 2002FairGoodFairSatisfactory1875054.2
August 2001FairGoodFairSatisfactory1705054.6
December 2000FairGoodFairSatisfactory1895054.1
December 1999FairGoodFairSatisfactory1895054.1
October 1998FairGoodFairSatisfactory2184053.4
August 1997FairGoodFairSatisfactory2432552.8
March 1996FairGoodFairSatisfactory2443560.5
January 1995FairGoodFairSatisfactory1540562.3
July 1994FairGoodFairSatisfactory1724561.9
June 1993FairGoodFairSatisfactory2387060.3
February 1992FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2323590.3
September 1991FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory2705086.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.6,1842,8102,8455290
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.129,038056,45450,54022,044
Steel Stringerlinear ft.37,84820,15816,4801,2100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.6,00603,6031,802601
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.212,083209,9622,12100
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.212,083208,5802,6898140
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.1,2017013002000
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.13,8286,8045,2501,7740
Substructure
Steel Columneach142591460
Reinforced Concrete Columneach62400
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.4204200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.22010411600
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.7024625929152
Assembly with Sealeach5404644
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach22000
Movable Bearingeach3634200
Fixed Bearingeach64200
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.7,8077,1334362380