Learn more about Tornado Spectral Systems

Founded in 2013, Tornado Spectral Systems designs, manufactures and sells chemical analysis systems based on Raman spectroscopy. 

  • Bolstered by its patented High Throughput Virtual Slit (HTVS™) technology, Tornado’s Raman spectrometers including HyperFlux™ ProPlus and PGR deliver significantly enhanced photon collection power. HTVS™ eliminates the physical slit of a conventional spectrometer and avoids signal losses while maintaining high spectral resolution, allowing for faster measurements and lower detection limits. 
  • Tornado’s non-destructive, real-time measurement solutions offer numerous benefits for established analytical practice and facilitate broader application of Raman methods for pharmaceutical, petrochemical, biotech, and other applications. Bolstered by its patented High Throughput Virtual Slit (HTVS™) technology, Tornado’s HyperFlux™ ProPlus and PGR Raman spectrometers deliver significantly enhanced photon collection power. 
  • The HTVS™ technology allows the best Raman measurement analysis currently achievable anywhere. The superior performance of Tornado’s HyperFlux™ PRO Plus Raman spectrometer system allows for more accurate chemical identification, and quantitation even with challenging mixtures and low concentrations, faster measurements of dynamic reactions, and low laser power operation in hazardous environments.

Tornado’s headquarters is located in Toronto, Canada, housing sales and marketing, engineering, technical support, and operations. With a strong commitment to providing the best possible support, Tornado Spectral Systems has assembled an elite network of experienced distributors worldwide for their ability to demonstrate the unique value of our chemical analysis solutions.

Mission
Statement

To deliver superior Raman spectrometers with its proprietary HTVS technology which eliminates photon loss and delivers better sensitivity and faster measurements. Our purpose is to provide innovative Raman technology alongside unparalleled customer success by offering in-situ process solutions.

Historical Product Roadmap (until 2021)

From a reinvention of the Raman optical spectrometer to an integrated Raman inline measurement platform

History

2013

OPIS 35

Tornado Spectral Systems established – filed patent

Innovative High Throughput Virtual Slit (HTVS™-enabled) spectrometer improves the throughput of a dispersive spectrometer

2015

HyperFlux™ PRO BETA

HyperFlux™ PRO BETA

Introduction of patented 2nd generation HTVS™-enabled Raman analyzer (spectrometer + integrated laser)

2016

HyperFlux™ PRO Plus

HyperFlux™ PRO Plus

HTVS™-enabled Raman analyzer goes into production

2019

SpectralSoft 3.0 screenshot

SpectralSoft™ 3.0

Integrated spectra processing enables stand-alone operation for continuous manufacturing

2020

OPIS 35 ATEX Laser Accessory - 3/4 view

OPIS 35™

Launch of OPIS 35™ – World’s first inherently safe laser for ATEX Zone 0

2020

Hudson 785 Non-Contact Raman Probe - side view

Hudson™ 785

Launch of Hudson™ 785 – company’s first line of Raman probes

2020

bsi ISO 9001 logo

ISO 9001:2015 certification

September: ISO 9001:2015 certification

2021

Process Guardian™ Raman

Process Guardian™ Raman

Tornado announces the launch of Process Guardian™, its next-generation analyzer.

Certifications

Tornado Spectral Systems is proud to receive ISO 9001:2015 certification for our Mississauga, Canada facility. This credential, used by over a million organizations from more than 160 countries, is an important quality assurance check certifying that our operations are efficient, optimized, and deliver results.

ISO 9001:2015

TÜV SÜD

ATEX and IECEx

“Tornado Spectral Systems’ outstanding speed and sensitivity enables our customers from chemical and pharmaceutical industry to implement PAT at it’s best!”

What our
clients say

– Sebastian, Analyticon Instruments GMBH