Liang, Zhen

2900-2424 Main Mall

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

Phone: (604) 355-7664


The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, present (since 2018)
M.A.Sc, Timber Engineering

Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 2016
M.A.Sc, Structural Engineering

Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 2008
B. Sc., Civil Engineering


Academic / Research Experience

Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 2011
Research Assistant, Parameterized design of modular building & Application of BIM in design and construction of prefabricated buildings


Academic Distinctions

The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2018
Mitacs Accelerate Awards


Industrial / Professional Experience

Shanghai Municipal Investment of Water (Group) Co.,Ltd, 2016
Leader of BIM Research & Informational Management Group

Shanghai Municipal Investment of Water (Group) Co.,Ltd, 2013
Senior Project Manager

Shanghai Qingcaosha Investment Construction & Development Co.,Ltd, 2008
Project Manager


Professional Awards

China Civil Engineering Society (CCES), 2015
Tien-yow Jeme Civil Engineering Prize for conducted project

Shanghai Engineering Consulting Trade Association, 2014
1st prize in consulting

Committee of Modernization and Innovation in Company Management of Shanghai, 2013
1st prize in modernization and innovation in management

MOHURD of PRC, 2012
China Construction Engineering Luban Prize(National Prime-quality Project)for conducted project


Professional Affiliations

Fellow, Shanghai Society of Civil Engineering



2016, Application of BIM in modular building and the research of modeling techniques, Architectural Engineering Technology and Design

2011, Long-Distance Transportation Technology of EPB Shield Machine Construction, Collected Papers of Qingcaosha Water Resource Project

2010, Optimal Tunneling of Domestic 863 EPB Shield Machine under Condition of Long-Distance in Sand Soil, Building Construction

2010, Construction Technology of Coming-Out-of-Tunnel for Shield Machine under Deep Covering, Building Construction


Software:  ABAQUS, MATLAB, SAP2000, Revit, Auto cad, VB, C++, MS Offices

Languages: English, Chinese