Hixson’s Automation Engineering group is uniquely qualified to help clients understand, select, and implement the right technological solutions for their operations. From feasibility assessments to start-up and commissioning, single machine upgrades to full packing line integration, Hixson’s Automation Engineers help guide clients through every step.  The team has experience with a full range of vendors, programs, and software such as Allen-Bradley PLCs and associated I/O (Controllogix, Compactlogix, PLC 5, SLC), Archestra System Platform, Wonderware Intouch and associated product lines, and RS View 32, SE, and ME.

Industry Segments

Hixson’s Automation and Controls Engineers have experience in the design and engineering of projects in a diverse number of GMP industry segments. Find out more here!

Our Clients

Hixson’s clients for our Automation and Controls services include large, multi-national processors through smaller, niche organizations. Click here to view a sample list of those who have selected Hixson.


Unit Operations

What is it you need to do? Mixing and blending? Pouch filling? AS/RS? Take a look at the wide range of unit operations in which Hixson can provide services.


From developing the business case through start up and commissioning, Hixson can provide end-to-end services to support your facility’s needs.