Yuze Zhang Joins ECS As Geotechnical Department Manager

We are pleased to announce that Yuze Zhang, PhD, PE, joined ECS as a Geotechnical Department Manager for our Lehigh Valley office, a satellite to our Philadelphia, PA, office. With 11 years of experience, Yuze has an extensive background in large-scale projects as well as widespread geotechnical deep foundation and offshore foundation experience.

In this role as a Geotechnical Department Manager, Yuze will stimulate the growth of ECS’ geotechnical department by identifying new opportunities in the region, leading engineers and project managers, overseeing geotechnical and field services projects, preparing and reviewing reports, preparing proposals for geotechnical engineering services and assisting senior staff with maintaining client contact.

When asked about the opportunity with ECS, Yuze said, “This opportunity means a lot to me because it will give me a new challenge and a chance to lead and mentor young engineers. This opportunity will also grant me the ability to gain great experience in my career.”

Born and raised in Shanghai, China, Yuze received his doctorate in civil engineering from Texas A&M University, a master’s in civil engineering from the University of Kansas and a bachelor’s in coastal engineering from Shanghai Maritime University in China. In his free time, you can find Yuze reading, playing soccer or enjoying music.


About ECS

ECS Group of Companies (ECS) was founded in 1988 with the goal to raise the standards of professional engineering consulting. Today, we are a leader in geotechnical, construction materials, environmental and facilities consulting services. We are employee-owned with more than 2,500 employees in 80+ offices and testing facilities across the United States. ECS is currently ranked #61 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms (ENR, April 2023), #131 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms (ENR, July 2023) and #2 in Zweig Group Hot Firms (Zweig, June 2023). For additional information about ECS, visit: www.ecslimited.com.


ECS Marketing Team