Retail Insights: Six Things to Know About Restaurant Carve Outs

Carving out space from traditional anchors for restaurant leases is a current trend in mall re-development…one which is good not only for the mall owner but also for the restauranteur … Read more

From Experience – Maintaining Balance: The Importance of Pressurization and Air Flow

Air may be invisible, but it can noticeably affect the operations of a GMP facility. In particular, improper room pressurization and air flow can create a whole host of issues … Read more

The Lab-Friendly WELL Building Standard Version 2

Created by Delos and administered by the International Well Building Institute (IWBI), the WELL Building Standard is an evidence-based approach to enhancing the health and wellness, and therefore performance, of … Read more

Hixson to Create $660 Million Poultry Facility for Maple Leaf Foods

Hixson and Ontario-based WalterFedy announced today that we are working together to create a new $660 million value-added fresh poultry facility in London, Ontario for Maple Leaf Foods. Hixson is serving … Read more

Department Spotlight: Automation Engineering

In today’s post, we’re shining a light on Hixson’s Automation Engineering group, just one of Hixson’s 16 in-house technical disciplines. Featuring more than 75 years of combined experience among its … Read more

Prepare Affair

Prepare Affair, an annual one-day event sponsored by People Working Cooperatively, pairs volunteers with people who need help in prepping their homes and yards for winter. For the 2018 event, … Read more

Building Experience

Since original drawings for older buildings are often lost or discarded over time, many renovation project teams must spend significant time trying to determine whether a roof can sustain additional … Read more

Food Plant of the Future Webinar: Now Available on Demand!

The latest Hixson Food Plant of the Future webinar, “From Design to Operation: Smoothing Out the Start Up,” took place last week and has received great reviews from our attendees! … Read more

The Hidden Value of Hixson Construction Administration

As mentioned in our September post, Hixson’s Construction Administration (CA) group is focused on delivering Insight, Advocacy, and Intelligent Project Execution in every interaction. While not the only value delivered … Read more

Go With the Flow for Successful Viscous Fluid Design

“Fluid viscosity changes due to flow rate are a second consideration for many food products that are mixed or pumped. The original concept of viscosity developed by Sir Isaac Newton … Read more