Entwistle Company was founded in 1918 by James L. Entwistle,
who was an electrical engineer and professor at the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Professor Entwistle founded the Company in Rhode
Island for the purpose of manufacturing specialized
machinery for producing insulated electrical wire,
which was an important emerging technology at the
Over the ensuing years, Entwistle acquired other
capital machinery product lines and pursued defense-related
work and acquisitions, which has resulted in a diverse
product mix. The Company's operations were moved
to Hudson, Massachusetts in 1970.
The legacy of James Entwistle for technical excellence
and the highest quality has continued to be the hallmark
of The Entwistle Company and its employees. The Company
prides itself on providing its customers with superior
products and after-the-sale support and services.