What process for producing steel revolutionized the entire industry, because it allowed for cheap and fast production of large quantities? Patented in 1855 it is named for its discoverer.

1 Answer
Mar 1, 2017


I think you refer to the #"Bessemer Process......."#


See this site.

After its introduction, the price of producing steel reduced to a quarter of that of the prior processes. Commercial Bessemer furnaces operated for over a century.