International Women in Engineering Day 2019

The 2019 International Women in Engineering Day (#INWED19) takes place annually on June 23.  This international awareness campaign is designed to raise the profile of women in engineering and focus … Read more

Joseph Kobos Joins Hixson

Hixson welcomes Joseph Kobos to our firm.  In his role as Operations Process Manager, Joe will be responsible for leading all aspects of the production planning process, including facilitating project … Read more

Traveling Bears Program Completes Another “Beary” Successful Year!

As part of our commitment to being an active partner in our community, Hixson leads several programs designed to help students at St. Francis de Sales grade school learn and … Read more

Rethinking the Industrial Workplace

The demand for workers has been huge in recent years and does not show signs of stopping anytime soon.  An article from commercial real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield suggests … Read more

Graydon’s New Space in Liberty Center Announced

Hixson is proud to be providing architecture and engineering services for Graydon’s new space at the Offices at Liberty Center.  This new location, which will be double the size of … Read more

From Experience: Bringing the Outside In

Less horsepower is required for an air compressor to run with cooler intake air. Every 5°F drop in air inlet temperature can result in approximately a 1% increase in compressed … Read more

Hixson Celebrates 50 Years of Working with Macy’s, Inc.

Today we recognize Macy’s Inc., with whom Hixson celebrates 50 years of working together this year!  Macy’s then-parent company, Federated Department Stores, first selected Hixson back in 1969 to work … Read more

Selecting New Equipment: Hixson’s Knowledge and Experience Saves Time

On a recent project for one of Hixson’s valued food and beverage clients, Hixson’s Manufacturing Engineering team was tasked with designing separator equipment into a plant layout. The equipment needed … Read more

Four Things You Need to Know About Lab Design Material Selection

Six months after you’ve moved into your sparkling, brand new R&D space is too soon to discover your counters, flooring or cabinets are already becoming spotted with stains from chemicals. … Read more

Your Building Has a Roof? Read EH&S From Experience Now!

OSHA’s Walking and Working Surfaces Standard has been active since the fall of 2017. Yet many facilities remain out of compliance with these regulations, which aim to reduce injuries and … Read more