About Us

Froude—the Industry Standard Dynamometer Manufacturer

Froude designs, manufactures, and supplies an extensive range of engine testing systems in the automotive, gas turbine, marine and industrial markets. Our test systems consist of a variety of engine and high technology control and data acquisition software, along with test stands and ancilliary equipment for the test cell. Froude dynamometers are renowned the world over as offering exceptional high quality, reliable, and accurate test equipment which will provide a return on your investment for many years.

We produce customized solutions for our customers to ensure their engine test requirements are met, designed by our mechanical, electrical and software applications engineers. Customer requirements are discussed extensively with our technical sales managers at the start of any project to develop an optimum engineered solution and our team of installation and commissioning engineers will be on hand to deliver the final test facility on site.


We have two manufacturing and support centers — Froude, Inc. in Novi MI USA and Froude, Ltd. located in Worcester UK. Both facilities manufacture the complete range of hydraulic, (water brakes) eddy current, and AC dynamometers as well as the Go Power line of portable engine dynamometers. In addition to our range of test cell solutions, Froude offers dynamometer refurbishments, spares, repairs and maintenance contracts within our Customer Service plans. 

Please select the Global Sales category from our Home page for full contact details of our sales centers worldwide.


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