From Experience: A Condensed Primer on Condensation

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

Hixson and Lean: The Choosing By Advantages System

Hixson has been a practitioner of Lean-based methods and tools for several decades. One of the most recent additions to our toolkit is the Choosing By Advantages (CBA) decision-making system. … Read more

Happy Holidays From Hixson!

This year’s annual Hixson holiday poster, which wouldn’t be complete without the additions from the children and grandchildren of Hixson associates, reflects the joy of the season. All of us … Read more

Maple Leaf News Hits the Press

Did you see the news last week that Hixson is working with Maple Leaf Foods to design and engineer a new $600 million state-of-the-art facility in Canada? If not, check … Read more

Workplace Insights: Fit for Purpose

“The outstanding workplace is one which supports the various activities in an employee’s workday, such as planned meetings, informal meetings, relaxation, focused work, and more,” said Eleanor Forster, Managing Director … 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

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

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