Iron and Steel

Timeline created by MurderusCupcake
In History
  • First attempt at Iron and Steel Smelting

    The first attempt at establishing iron and steel smelting in Australia was made in1848 near Mittagong, NSW.
  • First Cast-Iron Factory Opened in Melbourne

    In 1856, Scott CLow and Prebble opened up the first cast-iron factory in Melbourne
  • Smelting plant opened in Victoria

    Another attempt of smelting was made in Victoria 1873.
  • Victorian smelting company renamed 'Lal Lal Iron Mining Co. Ltd'

    In , the first Victorian smelting company renamed 'Lal Lal Iron Mining Co. Ltd'
  • First smelting plant closed

    IN 1877, Mittagong smelting plant closed due to the fact it was not economical.
  • First Major Mining and Steel Production Company

    In 1885, the first major mining and steel production company was established in Broken Hill