This is true in the history of the modern steel industry, and the central name here is that of Sir henry bessemer.
As in the case of Sir henry bessemer, his gifts have inured vastly more to the service of peace than of war.
Sir henry bessemer solved the problem by inventing the Bessemer converter.
In 1834 henry bessemer electro-plated lead castings with copper in the production of antique relief heads.
Another achievement of far-reaching consequences was Captain henry bessemer's process for manufacturing steel.
About the middle of the nineteenth century Sir henry bessemer invented a new process of making steel.
in reference to the process for decarbonizing and desiliconizing pig iron by passing air through the molten metal, 1856, named for engineer and inventor Sir Harry Bessemer (1813-1898) who invented it.