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TWIN DISC MARINE TRANSMISSION DRIVES MARSEILLE FIRE-FIGHTING VESSEL

September 18, 2019

Captaine de Corvette Paul Brutus is a light fireboat, commissioned by the Marseille Fire Marshal Battalion (BMPM), named in the memory of a firefighter who died in the line of duty. Designed to fight ship fires in the harbor of Marseille, France, the vessel can also supply fire-fighting equipment to combat blazes on wharves or […]

TWIN DISC HELPS MAKE A CLEAN SWEEP OF AIRPORT RUNWAYS

September 11, 2019

Do you want to build a snowman? If you work for a major metropolitan airport, probably not. Dealing with snow is a major operational expense for airports. Winter weather is often the culprit in several of the 10 most weather-delayed major airports. It can take massive efforts to keep snow from disrupting operations, according to […]

TWIN DISC TRANSMISSIONS USED IN ROCKET-CHASING SHIP

August 21, 2019

The world has been watching the new Space Race as companies like SpaceX, Elon Musk’s private aerospace manufacturer, develop the next generation of rocket technology. Twin Disc Marine transmissions have been giving an earthbound ship the speed and maneuverability to complete an out-of-this-world task related to the program. SpaceX is current developing the Falcon 9 […]

Enhydra Electric Passenger Excursion Vessel

TWIN DISC TECH POWERS HYBRID MARINE SOLUTION

August 7, 2019

As marine transportation begins to move away from the use of diesel engines, Twin Disc is excited to contribute to the development of hybrid applications. Twin Disc marine transmission technology is used in the 600-passenger Enhydra, the largest hybrid-powered passenger vessel to operate under Coast Guard Subchapter K rules in the United States. Red and […]

FEEDING THE BEAST

July 10, 2019

Twin Disc HP 1200 Keeps Morbark Wood Hog Hungry for Work Mighty machines need mighty transmissions, and Twin Disc’s HP1200 wet clutch helps power the Morbark 6600 Wood Hog. The 6600 Wood Hog is a real monster of a machine — a powerful, aggressive grinder that can quickly turn fallen trees, yard waste, and debris […]

Erik Veth (left) and Tim Batten (right) traveled to Greece to deliver a special edition, golden thruster, the 4,000th thruster produced by Veth Propulsion since the first was built in 1986.

VETH PROPULSION DELIVERS 4,000TH THRUSTER

June 25, 2019

Special edition, golden thruster to be mounted on the Protoporos 15, a ferryboat from the Tsokos family   RACINE, Wis. – June 25, 2019 – Veth Propulsion by Twin Disc, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWIN) has delivered its 4,000th thruster. To commemorate the accomplishment, Tim Batten, managing director, and Erik Veth, resigning managing director, traveled to Greece […]

James E. Feiertag

TWIN DISC APPOINTS FEIERTAG AS PRESIDENT AND COO

June 17, 2019

Global leader in power transmission technology announces changes to its management team RACINE, Wis. – June 17, 2019 – Twin Disc, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWIN), a global leader in power transmission technology for marine and land-based applications, has appointed James E. Feiertag as president and COO, effective May 1, 2019. Feiertag assumes the role of president, […]

Higgins Craft

BRINGING THEM BACK HOME: TWIN DISC’S LEGACY OF SERVICE IN WORLD WAR II

June 14, 2019

It’s been 75 years since the D-Day invasion of Normandy, France, by Allied forces on June 6, 1944. Twin Disc is proud to have contributed to that monumental effort by developing the high-quality marine transmissions used in thousands of landing craft that participated in the offensive.

MASB 27

HELPING SAVE HISTORY WITH HORSEPOWER

June 6, 2019

D-Day Revisited, a non-profit organization, is sponsoring the restoration of the MASB 27, a 63-foot-long World War II anti-submarine boat that participated in D-Day on June 6, 1944. Twin Disc is pleased to have contributed to the effort by providing marine gears for use in the vessel’s power train.

Twin Disc Supports Oil and Gas Industries

TWIN DISC SUPPORTS OIL AND GAS INDUSTRIES

May 30, 2019

The oil and gas industry helps keep the industrialized world going around, and Twin Disc has a long, rich history of supporting the production of energy resources.

TWIN DISC ANNOUNCES EXPANSION IN WISCONSIN

May 15, 2019

Global leader in power transmission technology to expand its Wisconsin operations with 39,000-square-foot facility focused on aftermarket distribution RACINE, Wis. – May 15, 2019 – Twin Disc, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWIN), a global leader in power transmission technology for marine and land-based applications, is near completion of an expansion project in Wisconsin. The 39,000 square-foot North […]

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TWIN DISC BOOSTS HYDRAULIC FRACTURING APPLICATIONS

May 14, 2019

Twin Disc is proud that its products have helped propel the ongoing transformation of domestic energy production in the United States in recent decades. Our transmissions play an important role in the hydraulic fracking operations that have helped turn the U.S. into the world’s top producer of oil and gas.

Twin Disc and the ‘Queen of the North Atlantic’

TWIN DISC AND THE ‘QUEEN OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC’

April 3, 2019

With our reputation for putting horsepower to work, you might not expect Twin Disc to have taken part in helping a famed sailing vessel take to the high seas again. But our technology has been involved in the story of the "Queen of the North Atlantic” for more than 50 years.

Twin Disc Breaks Ground on New Operations Facility in Texas

TWIN DISC BREAKS GROUND ON NEW OPERATIONS FACILITY IN TEXAS

March 12, 2019

Global leader in power transmission technology to open new Lufkin, Texas facility RACINE, Wis. – March 12, 2019 – Twin Disc, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWIN), a global leader in power transmission technology for marine and land-based applications, broke ground last Wednesday on their new operations facility in Lufkin, Texas, which is set to open in early […]

Seek out Seakeeper at SCIBS

SEEK OUT SEAKEEPER AT SCIBS

February 19, 2019

Visitors to the 2019 Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS) will be able to get hands-on with the suite of products under the Twin Disc Pacific banner, taking to the water on two demo boats running several times a day during the four-day show.

At Century Mark, Twin Disc Looks Ahead

AT CENTURY MARK, TWIN DISC LOOKS AHEAD

January 9, 2019

The Racine, Wis., USA-based maker of power transmission equipment for marine, off-road vehicle and industrial applications, marked its centennial year in by acquiring a Dutch propulsion company, introducing several new products and announcing plans for new facilities.

Twin Disc to Attend 50th Offshore Technology Conference

TWIN DISC TO ATTEND 50TH OFFSHORE TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE

April 24, 2018

Twin Disc, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWIN), a global leader in power transmission technology for marine and land-based applications, will be attending the 50th annual Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) from April 30-May 3 in Houston at booth No. 5075 in the main exhibit hall.

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CONTROL HEAD OFFERS LONGEST SHIFTING LIFE

April 3, 2017

Whether on a crabber fishing the Bering Sea or an express sedan island hopping in the Caribbean Sea, Twin Disc's newest, commercial-grade EC300 Power Commander propulsion control system provides superior transmission and throttle handling.

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HIGH HORSEPOWER HPTO DELIVERS SERIOUS POWER

March 3, 2017

Demanding work conditions require a rugged and reliable power takeoff (PTO) that'll get the job done. Twin Disc's latest addition is the HP800, a middle horsepower range option in its industrial lineup of heavy-duty, hydraulically-actuated PTOs.