New Year, New Name: R&D Becomes Science and Technology

Beginning January 1, 2021, Hixson’s Research & Development (R&D) Strategic Business Unit (SBU) has officially changed to the Science & Technology SBU!  The change was necessary, says Paul Thamann, R.A., … Read more

“Beyond COVID-19: The Future of Dairy Plants” Takes Place TOMORROW!

COVID-19 continues to disrupt our world, but the dairy industry is experiencing massive change due to other factors as well, including shifting consumer demands, technology advancements, revolutionary food products, global … Read more

Hixson Welcomes Back Scott Hodel!

Hixson is pleased to announce the return of Scott Hodel to our firm!  Scott is taking on a new role here at Hixson, serving as the Director of Process Engineering … Read more

Condensation: A Condensed Primer

Whether lurking in corners or lingering on pipes, moisture can be found within many processing facilities. Choosing a successful and cost-effective condensation control solution begins with an understanding of how … Read more

December’s Tidings: The Top Blog Posts From Last Month

We hope that your holiday season was filled with lots of good things!  Even though you may not have experienced the usual hustle and bustle of the season, it’s still … Read more

What’s to Come in 2021!

Thank goodness 2020 is gone(!) and we can look forward to a hopefully brighter 2021!  We here at Hixson are expecting lots of great things to happen this year, so … Read more

Happy Holidays from Hixson!

The blog will return on January 4 – come back then for more Hixson news! All of us at Hixson wish you and yours a happy holiday season! RELATED CONTENT: … Read more

Department Spotlight: Refrigeration Engineering

Keep it cold, keep it dry: These are key sanitary design principles that we here at Hixson adhere to in our work for food and beverage manufacturing facilities. “Keeping it … Read more

ProFood World – Site Selection

Does refurbishing a brownfield property make sense? What are the physical and topographical issues of concern when selecting a property? Find out answers to these questions and more from Hixson’s Chris … Read more

Seven Ways to Innovate: Designing the R&D Center of Tomorrow

Earlier this year, Hixson presented “Optimizing Your Lab Facility: Removing Roadblocks to Success,” a webinar in which we explored how R&D facilities can deliver more value to the corporation by eliminating … Read more