Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Since its founding in 1908, Briggs & Stratton has manufactured all sorts of products cultivating both a legacy and a culture of innovation that continues to propel the company today. A breakthrough came when in 1953 Briggs & Stratton introduced the first lightweight aluminum engine. These durable and reliable small gasoline engines would revolutionize the lawn and garden industry. Today Briggs & Stratton engines walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers, and snow throwers; and industrial, construction, agricultural and other consumer applications including generators and pressure washers. The company also manufactures and supplies genuine OEM engines and parts for service, repair and replacement. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents.