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Testing the Waters: Justifying Water Reduction Projects

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) reported that between 2004 and 2014, the actual annual cost of water rose 5.5% per year nationally.  Today, national average water costs vary between … Read more

Hixson Brings “CANdid Camera” to Canstruction

Hixson is proud to once again participate in CANstruction with our entry, “CANdid Camera.” The Hixson CANstruction team, which was led by Hixson Architectural Designer Zohet Baba-Diaz and included associates … Read more

Thank you Kroger!

As mentioned in a previous post, Hixson strives to build strategic partnerships with the clients we serve and invest in these relationships. We create this “Impenetrable Client Loyalty” in multiple … Read more

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