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Sensata Technologies Holding N.V.'s SEC Filings

S-1/A
SENSATA TECHNOLOGIES HOLDING PLC filed this Form S-1/A on 03/09/2010
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Controls Products

 

We offer the following controls products:

 

Product Categories

  

Key Applications / Solutions

  

Key End-Markets

Bimetal Electromechanical Controls

  

Internal motor and compressor protectors

External motor and compressor protectors

Motor starters

Thermostats

Switches

  

 

HVAC

Small/Large Appliances

Lighting

Industrial Motors

Automotive Accessory Motors

Commercial Aircraft

Military

Heavy Vehicle Off-Road

Marine/Industrial

Thermal and Magnetic-Hydraulic Circuit Breakers

  

Circuit protection

  

 

Commercial Aircraft

Data Communications

Telecommunications

Computer Servers

Heavy Vehicle Off-Road

Marine/Industrial

HVAC

Military

Power Inverters

  

DC/AC motors

   Heavy Vehicle Off-Road

Interconnection

  

Semiconductor testing

   Semiconductor Manufacturing

 

The table below sets forth the amount of revenue we generated from each of these product categories in each of the last three fiscal years.

 

      For the year ended December 31,

Product Category

              
(Amounts in thousands)    2007    2008    2009

Bimetal Electromechanical Controls

   $ 380,717    $ 363,826    $ 298,476

Thermal and Magnetic-Hydraulic Circuit Breakers

     83,648      142,112      113,855

Power Inverters

     9,590      20,641      14,341

Interconnection

     37,105      28,398      23,180

Other

     9,719      292     
                    

Total

   $ 520,779    $ 555,269    $ 449,852
                    

 

Technology, Product Development and Intellectual Property

 

We employ various core technology platforms across many different product families and applications in an effort to maximize the impact of our research, development and engineering investments, to increase economies of scale and to leverage our technology-specific expertise across multiple product platforms. The technologies inherent in our sensors and controls products include bimetal discs, ceramic capacitive, monosilicon strain gage and micro electromechanical systems.

 

Our global engineering team consists of approximately 1,000 full-time team members dedicated to product research, development and engineering. These team members work closely with our customers to develop customized highly engineered sensors, controls and other products to satisfy our customers’ needs. Our research, development and engineering investments enable us to consistently provide innovative, high-quality products

 

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