Project Engineering

Services from concept through installation to manage technical requirements and project scheduling

2D Fabrication Drawings

Drawing packages containing all information for fabrication, including dimensioned prints, material order lists, and .dxf files

3D Printing and Prototyping

High quality FDM prototypes for proof of concept for functional and display only

3D CAD Modeling (Solidworks)

Designs created in Solidworks which can be exported into multiple formats

Engineering Calculations

Engineering calculations including machine design, motor and actuator sizing, stress analysis, pipe flow, and heat transfer

Factory Layout and Design

Machines, conveyors, piping, and more designed in 2D and 3D format

3D Technical Animation and Rendering

3D animations and still shot renderings produced in Solidworks Photoview 360, Visualize, and Blender

Custom Machine Design

Custom machines designed to meet
unique customer specifications

Jeffrey R Shaw, PE

Mechanical Engineer

As owner and engineer of iDA-MECH Engineering, Jeff Shaw leads the company with 12 years of engineering experience.  

Prior to starting iDA-MECH Engineering in 2018, Jeff has 5 years experience designing custom machines for the food processing industry, including multiple projects for two major companies, McCain Foods and Lamb Weston/Conagra.

These machines include:

– Conveyors

– Live Bottom Storage Bins

– Product Sizing Machines

– Brush Washer

Many of these machines are part of a larger layout of equipment  Jeff designs for potato processing plants.  Jeff performs all of the engineering calculations.

Layouts often incorporate auxiliary systems such as:

– Pump Loops 

– Utility Piping

– Flumes

– Catwalks

– Machine Foundations


Jeff Shaw’s fluency in managing large and complex projects, combined with the ability to perform engineering calculations and design machines, places iDA-MECH Engineering in a unique position to handle all sizes of projects. In conjunction with his ability to manage a variety of projects, Jeff is proficient in performing engineering calculations.


Close Menu