US-40 (SR-40) over SAND WASH


+40.31315, -109.70727
40°18'47" N, 109°42'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-40 (SR-40) over SAND WASH
Structure number:0E1158
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other (Rural) [02]
Length of largest span:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:70.2 ft. [21.4 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Year reconstructed:2010
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,390 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:39% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:64.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2017Good7 out of 10939064.8
July 2015Good7 out of 10939085.8
July 2013Good7 out of 10933564.3
July 2011Good8 out of 10764570.9
July 2009Good7 out of 10729088.4
July 2007Good7 out of 10305595.1
August 2005Good7 out of 10305595.1
July 2003Good7 out of 10300595.2
June 1999Good7 out of 10317094.9
June 1997Good7 out of 10287595.4
June 1995Good7 out of 10269094.8
August 1993Good7 out of 10253595.0
May 1991Good7 out of 10251095.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8376700