About Us

Innovation is key to our business

Octopus Test Systems

Octopus Test Systems Ltd was created in 2018 with the acquisition of Birchley Products, one of the leading manufacturers of pressure cylinder inspection, test and refurbishment products for over 45 years. Alongside the well-established Birchley brand we have over 16 years’ experience in life support systems design and testing in the commercial and military diving markets and breathing apparatus test system design in environments from the surface to depths greater than 500m.

Innovation is key to our business and this is achieved by listening and understanding what our customers’ needs are now and in the future to provide truly world class products and bespoke solutions.

Our five key capabilities are:-

  • Pressure cylinder inspection, test and refurbishment products
  • Pressure regulator test systems
  • Breathing apparatus test systems
  • Life support systems design and testing consultancy
  • Bespoke test solutions