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Ian Sheppard

Ian Sheppard



E: ian@archibaldshaw.co.uk

Special Expertise

Ian has over 20 years’ experience in structural engineering with several consulting engineering practices. He has extensive analysis and design experience including 3D structural modelling and Building Information Modelling.

Career Details

Prior to joining Archibald Shaw in February 2016 Ian has worked for a number of companies notably WSP and Ramboll (formally Whitbybird) holding both Senior Engineer and Associate positions.

Ian graduated from Bristol University in 1996 following which he joined WSP as a Graduate Engineer working on Hampshire County Council education projects and for retail sector clients. In 2004 he moved to Whitbybird as a Senior Engineer to gain further experience within the educational sector and new experience within the residential sector. In 2013 Ian moved to Atkins to gain site experience as part of the Resident Engineer’s team. He spent a year on site leading a small team of engineers on a large Civil Engineering project supervising reinforced concrete works.

He passed the Institution of Structural Engineers Part 3 examination at the first attempt in April 2004, becoming a Chartered Engineer in October of that year.

Since joining Archibald Shaw Ian has taken responsibility for many projects, including designs for two new primary schools in West Berkshire, residential conversions and numerous inspections of buildings.


  • BEng (Hons ) Civil Engineering
  • Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers