MTS President and CEO Dr. Jeffrey Graves is confident that DNW's new rolling road system will enhance its customers' ability to bring next-generation aircraft designs to market. "We're committed to improving our customers' competitive position in the global marketplace. This new rolling road system will enable DNW to accurately and efficiently conduct the most challenging wind tunnel tests, providing aircraft manufacturers the data they need to enhance designs more quickly and cost-effectively," Graves said. "We are very pleased to be collaborating with DNW to extend what is possible in aerodynamic simulation."
About MTS Systems Corporation
MTS Systems Corporation is a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors. The Company's testing hardware and software solutions help customers accelerate and improve their design, development, and manufacturing processes and are used for determining the mechanical behavior of materials, products, and structures. MTS' high-performance position sensors provide controls for a variety of industrial and vehicular applications. MTS had 2,147 employees at September 29, 2012 and revenue of $542 million for the fiscal year ended September 29, 2012. Additional information on MTS can be found on the worldwide web at http://www.mts.com.
About DNW (German-Dutch Wind Tunnels)The Foundation DNW (German-Dutch Wind Tunnels) was jointly established in 1976 by the Dutch National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR) and the German Aerospace Center (DLR), as a non-profit organization under Dutch law. DNW owns the largest low-speed wind tunnel in Europe, the LLF, and operates also the major aeronautical wind tunnels of DLR and NLR, which are fully integrated into the DNW organization. The main objective of the organization is to provide customers with a wide spectrum of wind tunnel test and simulation techniques, operated by one organization, providing the benefits of resource sharing, technology transfer and coordinated implementation of research and development results. Additional information on DNW can be found at http://www.dnw.aero.SOURCE MTS Systems Corporation