Shiebler Design Drafting Services, LLC

Shiebler Design Drafting Services provides a multitude of drafting services for a varied clientele.

Steel Fabricators: We provide a full series of structural steel detailing and miscellaneous steel detailing services, complete with clear erection/installation plans and sections, as well as a full array of fabrication details for shop and field assembly. At fabricators request, we can also supply CNC files to assist with individual shop “computer automated” fabrication equipment.

Home Builders/ Home owners: Our Architectural division provides the services of “custom” home or addition architectural designs for one and two family dwellings including basic design of all beams and columns.


Russell Shiebler

After earning a degree in Architectural Engineering, he worked for a large fabricator as a project manager for buildings and bridges for 1 1/2 years before getting a job with a small engineering firm. While working as a Jr. Engineer, he gained a variety of engineering and drafting skills in all areas of building construction from "foundation to roof". From there, he was employed with a steel fabricator where he progressed from Steel Detailer, to Project Manager and Estimator, to Assistant Structural Manager, before starting his own company in 1988.

Russ is a Certified Senior Steel Detailer - Class 1, with the National Institute of Steel Detailing (NISD), is past President and treasurer of the New England Steel Detailers Association (NESDA), and was past President of the New England Chapter of the National Institute of Steel Detailing.


Roger Williams University- Bristol, Rhode Island, B.S. in Architectural Engineering Technology, Graduated Cum Laude - May 1980

New Hampshire Technical Institute- Concord, New Hampshire, A.S. in Architectural Engineering Technology, Graduated with Honors - May 1978