Welcome to Ocean Visuals

We provide patented HLIF LiDAR technology-based real-time sensor systems built on 25 years of research and development, ideal for early warning of oil spills and monitoring the ocean composition in great detail.

Our suite of sensors are capable of detection, verification and classification of oil and organics in water, in real-time.

SEAborne applications

SEA OWL™ sensor systems for real-time detection, verification and classification of oil and organics in water.

AIRborne applications

ELF OWL™ A cost-efficient tool for oil slick verification, classification and cleanup measurement of oil spills.


AIR OWL™ Advanced and powerful sensor systems for installation in airborne surveillance planes.

SUBSEA applications

DEEP OWL™ Complete sub-sea solution consisting of oil detector and oil spill management software.

customer & USE caseS


Find out more about how the largest port in Northern Europe use the SEA OWL™ sensor system for Port Surveillance and Control.


Port Surveillance & Monitoring


Read about our pilot partner Hurtigruten, who enable our system to perform real-time coastal monitoring along the Norwegian coastline.


Environmental Monitoring


Learn more about the ELF OWL™, a small yet powerful sensor dedicated remotely piloted drones and light aircrafts.


Airborne sensor systems

latest news


After oil spill near Lockport, pipeline operators to pay $8.7 million, feds say


The release of 1,800 gallons of oil next to the Illinois-Michigan Canal damaged rare wetlands and threatened an endangered...


First-Ever Spill of 'Frankenstein Fuels' Occurred Last Year, Researchers Find


A study confirms that the crash of the MV Wakashio last summer spilled a new kind of shipping fuel into a sensitive marine...

Our HLIF LiDAR technology is based on 25 years

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