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Department Spotlight: Mechanical Engineering

Hixson’s Mechanical Engineering department provides clients throughout North America with a wealth of experience in the design of Heating, Venting and Air Conditioning (HVAC) solutions, and central plant and distribution … Read more

Visualizing the Possibilities: A Workplace Walkthrough

Hixson is an experienced user of Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Autodesk Revit software. Check out this video to see how Hixson used Revit to help our client, a Fortune … Read more

Four Ways to Improve Wastewater pH Adjustment Systems

Does your facility routinely exceed your permitted wastewater pH range? Often, pH adjustment is the source of headaches as a result of poorly designed systems.  If your system is having difficulties, … Read more

Open Offices: Definitely Not Judgement-Free Zones

Check out this article from Fast Company on the psychology warfare that can happen with open office design. It’s an interesting read and well worth three minutes of your time! … Read more

Six Common Solutions to Address Liquid Process Tank Levels

Liquid tank level control should take into account the processing application, while providing the simplest, most elegant solution. The February edition of From Experience looks at six common solutions for … Read more

Save the Date: Water Management Best Practices Webinar

Effective management of water is becoming increasingly critical for food and beverage processors as the cost for incoming water increases and water supply becomes more limited or restricted.  On May … Read more

Three Keys to a Successful Vertical Lab Start-Up

Congratulations! You, your design team, and contractor have just celebrated the completion of a project at your R&D lab and today is the landmark day when your employees will begin … Read more

Schroeder Named to Hixson Board of Directors; New Structural Engineer Joins Firm

Hixson is proud to announce that Scott J. Schroeder, LEED AP, was named to the Hixson Board of Directors at the firm’s annual meeting of shareholders held this week.  In … Read more

Hixson Adds Two Shareholders

Hixson is proud to announce that Craig Cheevers and Joseph (Joe) Weisgerber P.E., CPEA are now shareholders of the privately held firm: Craig Cheevers is a Senior Project Engineer in … Read more

February’s Top Three Blog Posts

March has officially arrived and hopefully Spring will be here soon. While waiting for the daffodils to bloom, while not take a few minutes to check out Hixson’s top three … Read more