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Under Pressure: Pressure Buildup in Pipelines

In the third issue of a series on piping hydraulics, Hixson’s August From Experience newsletter looks at pressure buildup in pipelines. While leaks and ruptures in pipelines may be due … Read more

Top Blog Posts from August

Now that Labor Day is past, it’s time to get back to work! Start your September off right by checking out the top three blog posts from the past month: … Read more

Why Due Diligence Should Be on Your To-Do List

As noted in Hixson’s Winter 2017 issue of Retail Insights, issues in existing buildings can greatly impact the schedule, cost, and even the design of the project. The earlier that … Read more

Join Hixson for our Next Thought Leadership Series Presentation

On September 20, join Hixson at our next Thought Leadership Series breakfast, starting at 8 a.m. at the new headquarters of one of Cincinnati’s most prestigious law firms, Graydon. Our … Read more

Hixson at 70: Celebrating Family and Friendship

Where can you find a rock climbing wall, Cincinnati Zoo animals, a live band, a whiffle ball, food trucks, and so much more? At the annual Hixson Summer Picnic, of … Read more

Announcing Hixson’s 20th Food Plant of the Future Webinar

Hixson’s 20th webinar in our popular Food Plant of the Future series has just been announced! Join Hixson’s Jim Schreyer and Ron Weber as they present From Design to Operation: … Read more

Creating the Better Workplace Under Real-World Conditions

Created by Delos, the WELL Building Standard (WELL), combines the knowledge of medical science with that of building science.  Now in Version 2.0, WELL is aimed at being more flexible … Read more

Four Key Takeaways from the 2018 Lab Design Conference

In the latest edition of Hixson’s R&D Perspectives newsletter, Brian MacKenzie and Roselia Harris share the top four takeaways from the 2018 Lab Design Conference.  Number one on the list:  … Read more

Details Come to Life with Revit

Hixson has been using Revit® software from Autodesk® since 2011 and has fully incorporated its use in conjunction with other design software tools. Check out this video to see how … Read more

Stepping Up Fall Protection for Fixed Ladder Systems

In late 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released final rules updating OSHA 29 CFR 1910.23 (Ladders), 29 CFR 1910.28 (Fall Protection), and 29 … Read more