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Maple Leaf News Hits the Press

Did you see the news last week that Hixson is working with Maple Leaf Foods to design and engineer a new $600 million state-of-the-art facility in Canada? If not, check … Read more

Workplace Insights: Fit for Purpose

“The outstanding workplace is one which supports the various activities in an employee’s workday, such as planned meetings, informal meetings, relaxation, focused work, and more,” said Eleanor Forster, Managing Director … Read more

Hixson at 70: Celebrating the Season

Each year, Hixson hosts a holiday gathering for current associates and retirees, along with their guests. It’s a time for all of us to join together as one in celebration … Read more

Retail Insights: Six Things to Know About Restaurant Carve Outs

Carving out space from traditional anchors for restaurant leases is a current trend in mall re-development…one which is good not only for the mall owner but also for the restauranteur … Read more

Top Three Blog Posts – November 2018

Tis’ the Season…for snow and cold! Stay out of the cold and catch up on posts you may have missed in the past month.  1.  Hixson to Create $660 Million … Read more

From Experience – Maintaining Balance: The Importance of Pressurization and Air Flow

Air may be invisible, but it can noticeably affect the operations of a GMP facility. In particular, improper room pressurization and air flow can create a whole host of issues … Read more

The Lab-Friendly WELL Building Standard Version 2

Created by Delos and administered by the International Well Building Institute (IWBI), the WELL Building Standard is an evidence-based approach to enhancing the health and wellness, and therefore performance, of … Read more

Hixson to Create $660 Million Poultry Facility for Maple Leaf Foods

Hixson and Ontario-based WalterFedy announced today that we are working together to create a new $660 million value-added fresh poultry facility in London, Ontario for Maple Leaf Foods. Hixson is serving … Read more

Department Spotlight: Automation Engineering

In today’s post, we’re shining a light on Hixson’s Automation Engineering group, just one of Hixson’s 16 in-house technical disciplines. Featuring more than 75 years of combined experience among its … Read more

A New Associate Walk-a-Mile Report

As mentioned in our October 5 blog entry, Walk-a-Miles are one way for associates to use their 40 hours of personal development time allotted each calendar year.  While all associates … Read more