Top Blog Posts from July

The dog days of summer are upon us! It’s time to grab your favorite beverage, take a seat poolside, and check out Hixson’s top blog posts from the past month: … Read more

Electrical Devices in Hazardous Locations

Manufacturers working with flammable or combustible liquids, gases or dusts are required to install electrical systems that address the hazards posed by these materials. When ignitable concentrations of gas or … Read more

Seeing the Whole Picture with 360° Views

Over the past decade, Hixson has been on the forefront of using advanced technologies such as Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Virtual Reality (VR) on our projects. 360° cameras are … Read more

Design Lab 2018

Design LAB (Learn And Build) is a program of project-based education presented by the Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati (AFC).  The program partners volunteer design professionals with students in classrooms from … Read more

Open Offices: Not Right for All But May Be Right for You

For years, open offices have been promoted as a way to improve collaboration and productivity among the workforce. Yet a recently published report from Harvard researchers shows that the opposite … Read more

Hixson is a Giant

Building Design & Construction’s annual Giants 300 lists are out and Hixson is in among the top A/E firms in the country. (Check out the story and see Hixson’s listing!) … Read more

Career Opportunities at Hixson

Are you or someone you know looking for a more rewarding position? Hixson has several current openings that may be a great fit! One such opportunity is for a Mechanical … Read more

What’s Changing in Construction Costs?

The construction industry has been busy in recent months with strong demand for construction services. Yet, it faces many difficult challenges ahead if it is to continue this trend, including … Read more

Four Key Findings from 2018 Food and Beverage Environmental Conference

Earlier this year, Steve Schulte, Manager of the Environmental, Health & Safety department at Hixson, attended the 2018 Food and Beverage Environmental Conference. Here four key things you should know … Read more

A Hixson Innovation Incubator Story

To promote cleanability, and therefore food safety, door frames should be installed prior to wall installation when renovating an existing facility. This is especially important for hollow metal frames and … Read more