Food & Beverage

A Look Back at 2021: T. Marzetti Groundbreaking

As we begin the New Year, we wanted to take a quick look back at 2021: In April, we were excited to share the news of the groundbreaking for Hixson’s …

SARA Tier II Reporting: What You Need to Know Now!

The Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA), also known as SARA Title III, requires companies with hazardous substances on-site to file updated annual reports (“SARA Tier II …

Facility Design for Employee Health: Now on Archive!

We had a fantastic response to Hixson’s most recent Food Plant of the Future webinar!  Last week, our presenters, Kevin Hansman, Roselia Harris and Matthew Spangler, looked at “Facility Design …

Happening This Thursday: “Facility Design for Employee Health: The Right Steps for a Healthy Workforce”

Have you registered? Hixson’s 24th Food Plant of the Future webinar happens THIS THURSDAY at 2 p.m. ET! Join us for “Facility Design for Employee Health: The Right Steps for …

FAQ About Capital Project Management

Below, Hixson Director of Process Engineering and Capital Project Management (CPM), Scott Hodel, answers some of the most frequently asked questions we’ve had regarding CPM, and why it makes sense …

Building Experience: Busting Up the Myths Surrounding Geotech Reports

Even though it is a common practice to work with a Geotech company on new construction, Hixson has found that misconceptions regarding their work still exist. In the most recent …

Facility Managers: Discover the Right Steps for a Healthy Workplace!

More than ever before, employers understand the tangible benefits of maintaining and enhancing their employees’ physical health. However, a broader focus on physical and mental health strategies – one supported …

The Influence of Viscosity on Equipment & Piping Design

Ingredient viscosity is a property that greatly influences equipment design and piping layouts. During the design process, it is important to understand the extent of viscosity changes with temperature, and …

Building Impenetrable Client Loyalty with Abbott Nutrition

At Hixson, we strive to build strategic partnerships with the clients we serve and invest in these relationships. We call this “Impenetrable Client Loyalty,” and because of it, Hixson’s clients …

Mold Matters: Three Steps to Follow When Finding the Fungus

In places where there is moisture, mold will attempt to grow. This is true even in production facilities which adhere to the strictest protocols for cleaning. In the summer edition …