Established in 1930, KATO Spring of California is one of the leading manufacturers of precision springs and wire forms in the world. It operates more than 170 machines for the production of wire forms, straight pins, and torsion, extension and compression springs. The company s facility is spread across an area of over 50,000 square feet and has achieved ISO: 9000 from the International Organization of Standardization. KATO Spring of California maintains a staff of engineers who offer design, development and application solutions. It provides special types of torsion springs that include double torsion springs with a space between the coils to minimize friction. The company additionally conducts just-in-time and vendor managed inventory programs. KATO Spring of California serves the residents of the United States, Japan, Malaysia, England, Singapore, Thailand, and China.