Ocean Insight

Applied Spectral Knowledge

For nearly three decades Ocean Insight (formerly Ocean Optics Inc.) has discovered, refined and delivered new approaches to solving problems with optical sensing technologies.

We partner with customers to unlock the unknown, leveraging the power of light to build a safer, cleaner, healthier world.

Ocean Insight Adison set up

Products and services

  • Advanced analytics (chemometrics, machine learning).
  • Calibration standards and services.
  • Custom filters and coatings.
  • Digital imaging systems.
  • Lab services (consultation, feasibility).
  • Light sources and sampling accessories.
  • Multispectral cameras and sensors.
  • Optical fibres and probes.
  • Software and algorithm development.
  • Spectrometers.


  • Biomedical.
  • Education.
  • Environmental.
  • Food and agriculture.
  • Industrial/MachineVision.
  • Lighting and illumination.
  • Medical Imaging.
  • Safety and security (defense, forensics, law enforcement).
  • Research and science.

Our modular, innovative spectroscopy equipment, software and on-demand data provide the insights and answers the customers need to make precisely informed decisions. We use spectral technology, application expertise, and manufacturing scalability to help customers take on important challenges for a safer, cleaner, healthier future.

By drawing from disciplines, including systems and software development; optical, mechanical and electrical engineering; and industrial design, we have the capacity to provide intensive customer collaboration on highly precise challenges across many industries.

Ocean Insight has sales, marketing, service and operations functions in Orlando, Florida, with full-service regional offices in Europe, India and China.

Ocean Insight operates within Halma's Environmental & Analysis Sector.

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Ocean Insight has the same passion for creating and applying optical sensing technologies to measurement challenges that drove the company in its earliest years, today backed by a more extensive range of technologies, application expertise and analytical tools than ever.

Ocean Insight is the Applied Spectral Knowledge company, structured in two primary business units: Core Technologies and Applied Systems, each supporting a global customer base. We use spectral technology, engineering and application expertise, and manufacturing scalability to help customers take on challenges for a safer, cleaner, healthier future. Our spectroscopy products, multispectral sensing solutions, software capabilities, and complete, turnkey systems enable diverse applications from research and science to industrial settings. In addition, dedicated feasibility testing, experimental design and laboratory consultation services are available, as well as advanced digital tools like artificial intelligence and machine learning. These advanced algorithms can be applied to massive data sets or used for complex spectral study, providing users with real-time insight into sample quality, authenticity and other criteria.

Ocean in the Fight

29 July 2020 Duration / 01:45

Collaboration with Georgia Aquarium

23 October 2019 Duration / 04:20

Insight Bites series

15 July 2020

Ocean Insight Opens New Facility – Ribbon-cutting Event

17 June 2021 Duration / 02:05

How Does a Spectrometer Work?

17 June 2021 Duration / 02:41

Head Office location

Ocean Optics dba Ocean Insight, 3500 Quadrangle Blvd, Orlando, FL 32817 USA
Tel: +1 407.673.0041

Email: info@oceaninsight.com


Rochester, NY

(turnkey optical measurement system)

176 Anderson Ave., Suite F304, Rochester, NY 14607 USA
Email: info@oceaninsight.com

The Netherlands

Tel: +31 26 319 0500


Tel: +49 711-341696-0

United Kingdom

Tel: +44(1865) 819922


Tel: +91 80 67475336


Suite 601, Kirin Tower, 666 Gubei Road,
Changning District, Shanghai 200336,

Tel: +86 21-6295-6600