Noah Schappa
Global rank:
6,355 / 37,546
Skill pts: 5
3ds Max (3D Studio Max) Adobe Photoshop Adobe Premier Pro AutoCAD CAD Design Residential Design commecial design resturant design


A combined architectural building design, construction experience and work in the maritime industry over the past 25 years on domestic and international projects has led to becoming highly proficient in making clients dreams a reality. Working with international teams in countries such as the United States, Canada, Norway, China, Russia and the United Arab Emirates to meet and exceed the goals of the clients.


  • CAD Specialist and Designer CLA Engineers Inc · May 2018 – Jan 2020 1 yrs 8 mos Norwich, CT, USA • Responsible for the development of construction documentation and presentation development for residential, commercial and solar sites in Connecticut
  • CAD Specialist and Designer Kongsberg Digital · Jun 2010 – Apr 2018 7 yrs 10 mos Groton, CT, USA • Responsible for development and coordination of schematic design, design development, construction documents and 3d renderings of Ship’s bridge and engine room simulator training facilities for the bid team and area sales managers throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa.
    • Technical Assistance and Advisory for ITAR classified vessels for the US Navy and Coast Guard.
    • 2013 Kongsberg Users Conference of the Americas presenter at the Panama Canal Authority on 3d visualization and development for real-time simulation.
    • 2015 Kongsberg Users Conference of the Americas presenter in Orlando on K-Sim Navigation 3d vessel model development for simulation and training.
    Highlighted Projects
    • Department of Nation Defense Canada
    • Panama Canal Authority
    • Trinidad and Tobago Pilots’ Association
    • SUNY Maritime College
    • San Jacinto College Maritime Campus
    • GasLog LTD
    • Mexican Institute of Transportation,
  • Junior Project Manager Columbia Architectural Group · Sep 2008 – Dec 2009 1 yrs 3 mos Wakefield, Rhode Island Responsible for development of schematic designs, 3D models and renderings, construction documents and specifications for residential projects in southern Rhode Island.
  • CAD Specialist and Designer DiLeonardo International · Jun 2007 – Aug 2008 1 yrs 2 mos Warwick, RI, USA Responsible for development of schematic design, design development, and construction documents, and international coordination of Hong Kong and US based projects.
    • Coordination of production on construction documentation for hospitality projects both domestically and internationally.
    • Coordination of plan distribution for hard finishes and FF&E, and for development of 3D renderings for various international hospitality projects between offices in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Manila and Dubai.
    Highlighted Projects
    • HILTON, Pasadena, CA
    • HYATT REGANCY, Newport, RI
    • WYNDHAM SHANGHAI, Shanghai, China
    • SONGDO SHERIDAN, Soul, Korea
    • RITZ CARLTON, Miami, FL
    • HAIDE HOTEL, Taiwan
  • CAD Specialist Feinknopf Macioce and Schappa Architects · Jun 1992 – Aug 1998 6 yrs 2 mos Columbus, Ohio, USA Development of construction documentation, Submitting building permit applications. On-site assistant project manager duties included change orders, field measurement verification and reviewing pay request. Assistant to the state Architect of Ohio.
    Highlighted Projects
    • Southern Theater , Columbus, OH
    • Huntington Local School District, Chillicothe, OH
    • Mary Haven Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center, Columbus, OH
    • Hilliard School District, Hilliard, OH
    • Ohio Departments Building, Columbus, OH
    • Fairfield County Public Library, Lancaster, OH
    • Southern Theatre, Coulmbus Ohio


  • NEIT BSARCH, Architecture 2006 – 2008 Activities and Societies: Best of Tech Design Award TA for a 2d and 3d CAD classes Tutor Autocad and 3dsMax