US 287 ML over I 70 ML


+39.78422, -105.02511
39°47'03" N, 105°01'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:US 287 ML over I 70 ML
Structure number:E-16-FJ
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Total length:202.1 ft. [61.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:31,000 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:49.9 tons [45.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.9 tons [27.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:93.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201593.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory31000
March 201393.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood31000
April 201193.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood32700
February 200993.5Not deficientGoodGoodGood32700
February 200793.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood43600
March 200593.4Not deficientGoodGoodGood34235
April 200393.2Not deficientGoodGoodGood39626
February 200178.8Not deficientGoodGoodFair44517
January 199978.8Not deficientGoodGoodFair44517
February 199781.4Not deficientGoodGoodFair32200
February 199582.1Not deficientGoodGoodFair32200
March 199382.3Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodFair31200
March 199183.0Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodFair34600