Twin Disc wins new military contract
Twin Disc has received an order from American Truck Company, a joint venture of Terex Corporation, STV USA and TATRA, a Czech Republic heavy-duty truck manufacturer, following negotiations that were announced April 11, 2003.
The $14.8 million order announced today is for the transmission systems for medium tactical vehicles to be supplied to Israeli Defense Forces. The ATC trucks are based on a proprietary design developed and tested over many years by TATRA.
The Twin Disc transmission system, which is integral to the chassis, features the latest technology in automatic transmission, torque converter, electronic control, hydraulic and cooling systems.
Twin Disc designs, manufactures and internationally distributes heavy-duty off-highway power transmission equipment for the construction, industrial, government, marine, agricultural, and energy and natural resources markets. — (menareport.com)
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