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Biographical entry Hume, Walter Reginald (1873 - 1943)

Born
29 November 1873
Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Died
21 July 1943
Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Inventor and Entrepreneur

Summary

Walter Reginald Hume, in conjunction with his brother in 1910, formed Humes' Patent Cement Iron Syndicate Ltd to develop Walter's revolutionary centrifugal process for the manufacture of concrete pipes which ultimately transformed the nature of pipe manufacture world wide.

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.