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I235 HWY, NB over ARKANSAS RIVER

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Coordinates:
+37.72571, -97.38608
37°43'33" N, 97°23'10" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:I235 HWY, NB over ARKANSAS RIVER
Structure number:999923500870971
Location:1.08 MI NE BICKELL ST, NB
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Total length:347.5 ft. [105.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
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:8
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: August 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,250 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Operating rating:42.7 tons [38.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.6 tons [23.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:68.3
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$360,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201468.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood20250
September 201268.4Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood19200
August 201074.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood20050
August 200875.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood17950
August 200667.1Not deficientGoodGoodGood19600
August 200466.9Not deficientGoodGoodGood21100
August 200273.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood17600
March 200073.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood17470
August 199873.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood17470
May 199678.6Not deficientGoodGoodGood13700
July 199476.4Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good14755
February 199265.6Not deficientGoodVery GoodVery Good11620
May 199055.0Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodVery Good11250