Da Vinci Emissions Services was founded in 2005 by Dr. Kent Froelund. It is a privately held company seeking to explore market niches in the combustion engine research & development testing field.
Da Vinci Emissions Services offers specialized testing equipment targeting combustion engine research & development testing, including:
- Real-Time Da Vinci Lubricant Oil Consumption (DALOC™) measurement system using sulfur-trace and ultra violet fluorescence (UVF) detection
- Real-Time Da Vinci Lubricant Oil Consumption measurement of individual cylinders (DALOC-CYL) using Da Vinci Sampling Train (DAST™)
- Real-Time Da Vinci Lubricant Oil Consumption measurement of Turbochargers on Engines (DALOC-TC-ENG) and Gas Stands (DALOC-TC-GS)
- Real-Time Da Vinci Fuel-In-Oil (DAFIO™) measurement system using aromatic-trace and laser induced fluorescence (LIF) detection (U.S. Patent 7,839,492 B2)
Da Vinci Emissions Services also brokers in intellectual property and patent trades within its core technical area. The company name has been selected in dedication to the Italian genius Leonardo Da Vinci, who was centuries ahead of his contemporaries, and who provided outside-the-box engineering solutions.