NM-120 over Ute Creek


+36.22006, -103.85418
36°13'12" N, 103°51'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NM-120 over Ute Creek
Structure number:000000000009150
Location:8.0 Mi S Of Jct. US-56
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:86.6 ft. [26.4 m]
Total length:257.9 ft. [78.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2001
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:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:147 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:22% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:92.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good14792.9
May 2015GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good2593.8
May 2013GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good2593.8
May 2011GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good24592.2
April 2009GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good23792.2
April 2007GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good24292.2
April 2005GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good45789.5
May 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good17292.7
June 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good17292.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,0331,033000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,9577,957000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6262000
Compression Jointlinear ft.6262000
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.577577000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000