|Traded as||NASDAQ: TWIN|
|Headquarters||Racine, Wisconsin, United States|
|Key people||Michael E. Batten (Chairman, Chief Executive Officer)
John H. Batten (President, Chief Operating Officer)
Twin Disc, Inc. designs, manufactures and distributes power transmission equipment for a wide range of applications, including marine, off-road vehicle and industrial. The company was founded in the 1920s to manufacture clutches for farm tractors. It is now a world-wide company with subsidiaries or sales offices in Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania, and South America.
Twin Disc torque converters (formerly made under licence in the United Kingdom by Rolls-Royce) were fitted to the British Rail Class 125 diesel multiple units and some export diesel locomotives, e.g. NZR TR class.
- Haresnape, Brian (1985). British Rail Fleet Survey 8: Diesel Multiple-Units - The First Generation. Shepperton: Ian Allan. p. 55. ISBN 0-7110-1495-7.
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