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Mandatory Center of Expertise (MCX) for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections (CMAC)

MCX CMAC is a group of skilled professionals established by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and located at the Corps' St. Louis District (CEMVS).

Mission Statement

The Mandatory Center of Expertise (MCX) for Archaeological Curation and Collections Management in St. Louis District (CEMVS), will maintain state-of-the-art technical expertise in curation of archaeological collections, collections management (including historic properties database and website development), special purpose designs and construction requirements of curation facilities, mass graves investigations, mass disaster fatalities recovery (in support of FEMA), forensic support to USG agencies, and archival/historic cartographic investigations to assist military and intelligence agencies.  The MCX will provide HQUSACE and USACE Commands with program guidance, technology transfer, and inter-agency coordination for the curation of archaeological collections.  The MCX will manage all USACE curation needs assessments and design services for the curation of archaeological collections.  When MCX staff and services are available, CEMVS will, on a reimbursable basis, assist other Army MACOMs, DoD Services and Agencies, and other Federal, State and local Government agencies (ER1110-3-109, Appendix F).

 

Contact Information

Address:

Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections
USACE St. Louis District 
ATTN: CEMVS-EC-Z
1222 Spruce St.
St. Louis, MO 63103

Telephone:
(314) 331-8803

Email:
cemvs.ec-z@usace.army.mil