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

Appreciating Our Associates

Late last week, Hixson held an event to celebrate our associates and the hard work that they do each and every day. The event featured great food from Eli’s Barbeque, … Read more

Hixson at 70: A Note from our President and CEO

It is no small feat for a company to achieve 70 years of being in business. In my opinion, the main reason Hixson has accomplished this milestone is due to … Read more

Oil SPCC Tank Integrity Testing

The most recent changes governing inspections pertaining to Aboveground Storage Tanks (ASTs), as part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s rule for Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC), occurred in … Read more

Production Planning at Hixson

Hixson’s Production Planning department is a crucial element in our firm’s ability to meet schedule commitments to our clients. Coordination of resources is a complicated task for any firm because … Read more

Hixson Thought Leadership Series Event Reveals the Truths About Today’s Workplace Design

“We’re the mythbusters.” Eleanor Forster, Managing Director of North America for global insights leader Leesman, kicked off the 2018 Hixson Thought Leadership Series presentation on September 20 with this intriguing … Read more

Value of Construction Administration

Insight…Advocacy…Intelligent Project Execution…These values, which are prominently displayed on the back of every Hixson business card, are the foundation upon which our firm has been built. The Hixson Construction Administration … Read more

Emergency Generators and Oil SPCC Permits

You are prepared, but are you permitted to be prepared?  If your non-industrial building (e.g., office building or retail facility) has an emergency electrical generator or fire pump that is … Read more

Under Pressure: Pressure Buildup in Pipelines

In the third issue of a series on piping hydraulics, Hixson’s August From Experience newsletter looks at pressure buildup in pipelines. While leaks and ruptures in pipelines may be due … Read more