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Four Key Findings from 2018 Food and Beverage Environmental Conference

Earlier this year, Steve Schulte, Manager of the Environmental, Health & Safety department at Hixson, attended the 2018 Food and Beverage Environmental Conference. Here four key things you should know … Read more

A Hixson Innovation Incubator Story

To promote cleanability, and therefore food safety, door frames should be installed prior to wall installation when renovating an existing facility. This is especially important for hollow metal frames and … Read more

Hixson’s Newest Associates

          Hixson welcomes 3 new associates to our firm: Brendan Wood joins our firm as an Engineer in the Refrigeration department. Matt Damon is now a System Support Specialist … Read more

Hixson at 70: Our Leaders Past and Present

In June, Hixson announced that Greg Hammond has become Hixson’s newest CEO and President, having assumed that role upon the retirement of Wick Ach. Did you know that in addition … Read more

BIM Models: Providing Value Long After Project Completion

Your facility’s upgrade or renovation project is complete. The architecture/engineering and construction crews have left the building and operations are in full swing.  Rather than just filing those models created … Read more

Five Factors Influencing Underground Detention

Recently, a Hixson client wanted to expand their building over an existing parking lot, and then to convert an existing detention pond into a parking lot to re-gain those lost … Read more

The Top 3 Blog Posts for June

Summer may just have gotten started, but it’s blazing hot outside already. Why not stay in the cool indoors and catch up on the three top Hixson blog posts from … Read more

Start-Up on the Right Note

The June issue of Hixson’s From Experience newsletter explores why the successful start-up of utility systems and verification of performance is vital to ensure that critical systems function as designed … Read more

A Look at Our Professional Associations: IIAR

Jim Adler, P.E., Hixson’s Manager of Refrigeration Engineering, has been involved with the International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) for nearly 20 years. During this time, Jim has participated in … Read more

Welcome to Our Newest Associates

Hixson welcomes Kerry Devery and Stacy Slone to our firm. Kerry joins Hixson as an Engineer in our Automation department, while Stacy has joined Hixson as an HVAC Designer. Want … Read more