Sensata Technologies Holding Plc is a global industrial technology company, which engages in the development, designing, manufacturing, and marketing of electromechanical, electronic sensors, and controls. The firm operates through the following two segments: Performance Sensing and Sensing Solutions. The Performance Sensing segment serves the automotive and heavy vehicle and off-road (HVOR) industries through development and manufacturing of sensors, high-voltage contactors, and other solutions used in mission-critical systems and applications, such as those in subsystems of automobiles, on-road trucks, and off-road equipment. The Sensing Solutions segment is engaged in the industrial and aerospace industries through development and manufacturing of a portfolio of application-specific sensor and electrical protection products used in a diverse range of industrial markets, including the appliance, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), semiconductor, as well as the aerospace market. The company was founded by Rathbun Willard on April 24, 1916, and is headquartered in Attleboro, MA.