Kavlico Corporation, a leading U.S. manufacturer of OEM sensors for pressure, position, force and related systems celebrated its 40th anniversary in 1998. Founded in 1958, Kavlico began its operations in Van Nuys California. Kavlico is dedicated to providing better service for customers by designing in quality and assuring performance to schedule. Kavlico was the first Sensor Company to be awarded Ford's Q1 Quality Award and was awarded Full Service Supplier Certification in 1998. Additionally, the company has received Chrysler's Gold Pentastar Award for the past three consecutive years; the highest quality distinction available from Chrysler.