MTSC - MTS Systems Corporation

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MTS Systems Corporation

14000 Technology Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
United States
952-937-4000
http://www.mts.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryScientific & Technical Instruments
Full Time Employees3,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Jeffrey A. GravesPres, CEO & Director1.32MN/A1961
Mr. Brian T. RossSr. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1976
Mr. David T. HorePres of MTS Sensors139.96kN/A1966
Mr. William C. BeckerPres of Materials Test SystemsN/AN/A1954
Colonel Steven B. HarrisonPres of Vehicles & Structures Test SystemsN/AN/A1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

MTS Systems Corporation supplies test systems and sensors in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The company's Test segment offers road simulators and component test systems for durability testing; vehicle performance test systems; vehicle dynamics simulators; electrical motors and energy recovery systems; tire performance and rolling resistance measurement systems; and moving ground-plane systems and balances. It also provides systems for the physical characterization of material properties, including ceramics, composites, and steel; systems to test durability and performance of implants, prostheses, and other medical and dental materials and devices; products, systems, and software to perform static and fatigue testing of aircraft and space vehicles; products for blades, bearings, and wind turbines; structural engineering systems, such as static and dynamic testing; and seismic simulation tables. In addition, this segment offers installation, professional training, calibration and metrology, technical consulting, and onsite and factory repair and maintenance services, as well as various accessories and spare parts. It serves automobile, truck, motorcycle, motorsports vehicle, construction equipment, agricultural equipment, rail, and off-road vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers, as well as power generation, aerospace, bio-medical, wind energy, oil and gas, structural engineering, and other industries. The company's Sensors segment offers sensors for acceleration, position, vibration, motion, pressure, force, and sound measurement; and piezoelectric sensors and components for vibration, pressure, and force measurement. It serves automotive, aerospace, industrial, defense, and research and development markets. The company sells its products through direct sales and service organizations, and independent distributors, as well as through catalogs, Internet, etc. MTS Systems Corporation was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Corporate Governance

MTS Systems Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.