Boyce Patents the Mechanical Reaper

Joseph Boyce invented and patented the mechanical reaper in 1799 in England. Continue reading

First Mechanical Street Sweeper

Edmund Hemming, invented the mechanical street sweeper in England in 1699. Continue reading

Development of Mechanical Wire-Drawing Equipment

Rudolf developed mechanical wire-drawing equipment in Nuremberg, Germany in 1350. Continue reading

Carl Gustaf Patrik Laval

Gustaf de Laval was born at Orsa in Dalarna in the Swedish de Laval Huguenot family (immigrated 1622 - Claude de Laval, soldier - knighted de Laval 1647). Continue reading

Mechanical cream separator

In 1878, Carl Gustaf Patrik de Laval, a scientist, engineer, and inventor, invented the mechanical cream separator, while working with the Klosters-Bruck Steel Works. Continue reading