M-72 over E BR BIG CREEK


+44.61641, -84.26706
44°36'59" N, 84°16'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:M-72 over E BR BIG CREEK
Structure number:000000000008660
Old structure number:68168041000B020 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:41.3 ft. [12.6 m]
Total length:124.3 ft. [37.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.6 ft. [14.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:2001
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 [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,656 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:9% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:99.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017GoodGoodGoodGood265699.4
May 2015GoodGoodGoodGood265699.4
July 2013GoodGoodGoodGood265699.4
July 2011GoodGoodGoodGood265699.4
July 2009GoodGoodGoodGood265699.4
July 2007GoodGoodGoodGood223899.5
July 2005FairFairGoodGood223898.5
July 2003FairFairGoodGood200097.4
August 2001PoorSeriousGoodPoor200066.1
September 1999PoorSeriousGoodPoor170066.2
September 1997FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory170097.5
September 1996FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory170097.5
September 1995FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory220097.3
June 1993FairFairVery GoodSatisfactory220097.3
April 1991FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory220098.3