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Sweeping Dust Under the Hood

The February edition of From Experience offers factors to review when selecting capture velocities and designing Local Exhaust Ventilation hoods.   Effective collection and control of dust and vapors within a … Read more

Visualizing the Future with VR

In the history of architecture, engineering and design, it has always been a challenge for those not trained in reading blueprints to make the leap from what is on the … Read more

Highlights from Greenbuild 2017

The Greenbuild 2017 International Conference and Expo, held in Chicago this past November, featured presentations covering every aspect of sustainability, health and wellness.  The following are the key highlights from … Read more

Hixson Rises on Courier Largest Engineering Firms List

The Cincinnati Business Courier’s annual list of Largest Engineering Firms has hit the stands, and Hixson has jumped two spots – coming in at number 4.  (Ranked by 2017 total … Read more

Hixson on Leading Architecture Firms List

Commercial Construction and Renovation Magazine’s annual Leading Architecture Firms list is out.  To see Hixson’s listing, go to page 68 on the scrolling bar (page 66) in the magazine!

EH&S From Experience: Mitigating Nuisance Odors

In the Winter 2018 issue of Hixson’s EH&S From Experience newsletter, we look at regulations covering nuisance odors and how facilities can mitigate odors to remain in compliance – and … Read more

Continuing Education Recap: American Society of Plumbing Engineers

Last year, Hixson’s Tatyana Slobodnik, CDT, CDP, a shareholder and Senior Project Engineer in Hixson’s Plumbing Systems and Fire Protection Engineering department, attended the annual American Society of Plumbing Engineers … Read more

Senkowski Joins Hixson

Mark Senkowski joins Hixson as a Construction Administrator in the firm’s Construction Administration department. In this position, Senkowski is responsible for monitoring the progression of projects during the construction phase … Read more

Building Experience: Four Things to Know About Tie-Off Anchor Points

On a recent project, a construction worker needed to complete a continuous weld while working 20 feet off the ground. At such a height, a tie-off was required, but there … Read more

Hixson Associate Becomes “Certified Safety Professional”

Hixson’s Wendell Turner, a Senior EH&S Specialist in Hixson’s Environmental Health & Safety department, has earned the Certified Safety Professional designation. Hixson is very pleased to announce that Wendell Turner … Read more