MTS Systems Corporation (Nasdaq: MTSC) announced today that it has received a contract for the first phase of what is expected to be a $37-million contract from the U.S. Army. The contract is for the design, development, manufacture, and installation of an advanced roadway simulator at the U.S. Army's Aberdeen Test Center (ATC) at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland. This is the largest single order, in terms of total contract value, ever received by MTS.