The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Vicksburg District recently selected Brad Arcement as chief of its Dam and Levee Safety Production Center of Engineering and Construction Division’s levee safety branch. Prior to this selection, Arcement served as lead geotechnical engineer for the Plaquemines Parish Project, as Mississippi Valley Division’s geotechnical regional technical specialist, and as chief of the analytical section of Engineering and Construction Division’s geotechnical branch. His previous work experience included working for private consulting firms in Mississippi for 11 years as a geotechnical engineer.
A native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Arcement earned his bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Louisiana Tech University and a master’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers/Mississippi Engineering Society, American Society of Civil Engineers, Association of State Dam Safety Officials and Deep Foundation Institute, and is a registered professional engineer in the state of Mississippi.
He is married to his high school sweetheart, Roxanna Martinez, and they are the parents of one son.
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