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The Predictive Side of TPM

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) is often misunderstood to be a maintenance program, run by maintenance personnel, and managed by engineers. Even though TPM is much more than just maintenance, maintenance … Read more

The Next Food Plant of the Future Webinar is Almost Here…

…and you don’t want to miss it! Join Hixson Senior Project Managers and Vice Presidents Chris Harmon and Chris Jarc on Thursday, May 3rd, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern to learn … Read more

Innovation and Creativity Come to Life in Seed Strategy HQ Design

Hixson is excited to announce that we have partnered with Seed Strategy in the design their new headquarters, located on the seven-acre campus of Burke Inc. – Seed’s parent company … Read more

Five Things to Consider When Leaning Your Lab

“We’re making it work, but it’s never been exactly right.” That’s a statement we hear over and over from lab users looking to renovate their labs.  It is a typical … Read more

Three Key Takeaways from the IIAR 2018 Natural Refrigeration Conference & Expo

Recently, Hixson’s Jim Adler, P.E., attended the 2018 International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) Natural Refrigeration Annual Conference and Expo in Colorado. Jim, who is the Manager of Hixson’s Refrigeration … Read more

“Shedding a Light on Hunger” in Cincinnati

Contributing creatively to the communities in which we live and work is a core value at Hixson. As part of this commitment, Hixson is proud to once again participate in … Read more

Industry Engagement: ASPE National Certification Committee

In January, Hixson’s Mike Downing, Manager of Cost Estimating, began a two-year term serving on the National Certification Committee of the American Society of Professional Estimators (ASPE). This body provides … Read more

Department Spotlight: Manufacturing

Backed by a wealth of experience working on food, beverage and GMP projects, Hixson’s Manufacturing Engineering team develops innovative solutions for our clients’ most complex manufacturing needs. Our industry-leading Subject … Read more

Technology in Retail Design

The shift from in-store to online shopping is creating great pressure on retailers and designers to develop more efficient and technologically smarter stores to remain relevant to consumers. Just as … Read more

Hixson Hosts Open House for High School Students

In March, Hixson hosted high school students and their parents at our 3rd Annual Career Fair. At the event, students engaged with Hixson associates to learn more about various engineering … Read more