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Torrent Photonics Announces Acquisition of Knight Optical

We are proud to announce the acquisition of Knight Optical, a UK-based manufacturer and provider of custom and catalog scientific optical components and sub-assemblies. Read the full announcement to learn how the acquisition expands our reach and strengthens our market position in photonic and optoelectrical components.  


Optical Systems Designed for Competitive Advantage

Our confidence is earned under fire. Torrent Photonics' optical systems have demonstrated performance in the field under the most demanding requirements and environments. For 20 years, we have invested in the capabilities, optical engineering expertise, and supply chain needed to meet our customers' most aggressive technical challenges. 


Lenses & Prisms
Plano Optics
Coatings & Filters



Eye Piece & Objective
Doublets, Triplets, & Multielement


Discrete Patterning

Micropatterned Filters
Color Resist Gels
Transmissive Gratings


Spectral Imaging & Sensing

MSI Cameras
Pixelated Sensors


Defense Solutions

Motorized Zoom Lens
Pan Tilt

Our Commitment to You:

  • Technical mastery: We speak your language. Our in-depth knowledge of optical engineering ensures we translate your requirements into tangible, high-performance solutions.
  • Relentless innovation: We are at the forefront of the industry, constantly pushing the boundaries of precision optics and exploring new technologies. Partner with us to gain access to the latest advancements.
  • Streamlined efficiency: We understand the value of time. We leverage our combined expertise and streamlined processes to deliver solutions faster than ever before.


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Rigor. Agility. Precision.

Torrent Photonics is headquartered outside of Tampa, FL, and is a vertically integrated U.S. manufacturer of optical components, assemblies, and spectral devices. Torrent Photonics serves DoD prime contractors, and commercial customers in life sciences, medical devices, semiconductor, and industrial segments.

Rigor. Agility. Precision.