Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,161 pages of information and 233,681 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Giuseppe Belluzzo

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

Born in Verona on 25 Nov. 1876.

Graduated from Milan Polytechnic.

1910 Appointed professor of construction of thermal and hydraulic engines in the higher technical institute of Milan.

1929 Moved to the School of Engineering in Rome and assigned to the chair of machine building.

He wrote classic treatises on steam and gas turbines and on the construction of steam turbines. The Breda factories built locomotives equipped with Belluzzo turbines; Turbines of the Belluzzo type equipped thirteen major Italian warships, and ships of foreign navies, including Russian.

Gadda & Co built Belluzzo-designed steam turbines. They also carried out experimental work with Belluzzo in their works in 1906.

Giuseppe Belluzzo died on May 21, 1952.

The above information is condensed from here [1])

See Also

Loading...

Sources of Information

  1. [1] Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana fondata da Giovanni Treccani S.p.A: BELLUZZO, Giuseppe, by Enzo Pozzato - Piero Melograni - Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani - Volume 8 (1966) -