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NIMS over LITTLE ARKANSAS RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.70084, -97.34884
37°42'03" N, 97°20'56" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:NIMS over LITTLE ARKANSAS RIVER
Structure number:5304008700LAR40
Location:NIMS AT BITTING
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Total length:262.2 ft. [79.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.6 ft. [19.7 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1963
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:6
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,900 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:64.9 tons [59.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.9 tons [35.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:84.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201584.5Not deficientFairFairGood4900
October 201384.5Not deficientFairFairGood4900
November 201196.5Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4900
December 200983.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4900
August 200784.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4900
November 200272.1Not deficientFairFairGood4843
February 200072.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory4843
March 199784.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4021
January 199580.5Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good5787
May 199382.5Not deficientGoodGoodVery Good5635
May 199178.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5635