Articles by Oliver Freeman


ISM: US Manufacturing Growth Slow but Steady

ISM’s index of national factory activity fell from 60.6 in June to 59.5 in July. Yet the news might be slightly positive—growth is slow but sustainable


Tesla: Finding A Solution to the Global Chip Shortage

Tesla has switched to microcontrollers and rewritten its software to mitigate the risks of semiconductor reliance as supply chains falter


Intel Aims to Lead the World in Chip Manufacturing by 2025

Intel intends to amp up its technology leadership and regain its #1 chipmaker status


Veolia: Environment + Energy Leader Project of the Year

Veolia North America’s projects in sustainability and energy efficiency have earned the top Project of the Year Award from Environment + Energy Leader

Drishti Hires CEO as Manufacturing Technology Company Grows

Drishti Technologies, Inc. hires Gary Jackson as the new Chief Executive Officer to drive the manufacturing technology company into a new era


Enable Manufacturing: 3D Printing Will Transform the Automot

Its revolutionary Additive Casting process can produce low-cost, detailed automotive parts—a win for sustainable UK manufacturing

Google’s Visual Inspection AI Helps Eliminate Defects

Google’s first manufacturing-specific platform will automate product inspections to reduce the cost of human error


Porsche Launches New Battery Manufacturing Company

Following a long history of remaining self-reliant, luxury car manufacturer Porsche invests in lithium-ion battery cell technology for motorsport