Octopus Electronics was founded in 1996 by a Mr G Nunn, who single-handedly grew the company into the successful, reputable industry leader it is today. Due to terminal illness Mr Nunn sold the business to Mr T Quigley in 2016 who relocated the business from Cape Town to Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Octopus Electronics is one of the leading distributors, repair facilities and rental agent for CCTV push rod camera and crawler camera systems for pipeline inspection solutions in South Africa. Dealing with all aspects of pipeline equipment, it also offers a full range of Vetter plugs and stoppers, as well as CCTV systems from leading manufacturers Troglotech, Vivex, Ciscrea, MinCam and iPEK, which includes ex-rated systems, custom designed CCTV inspection vehicles, IMS cutting Robots (in-line robotic pipe cutters), Trenchless technology tooling from TRACTO-TECHNIK, and quicklock local patch repairs systems and sonar / laser profiling.
Octopus Electronics pipeline inspection systems provide the most reliable, practical and technologically advanced solutions available for purchase and hire.
A state-of-the-art sales, training and repair facility opened for operation in November 2016. Mr T Quigley spared no expense developing the facility to ensure professional, expedient services across the board. The extensive warehouse affords Octopus Electronics the capacity to stock a wide variety of units for sale and a substantial quantity of spare parts for fast efficient servicing, sales and repairs. In addition, Octopus Electronics sent two services technicians for first-hand technical training at iPEK in Germany and WinCan in Murten, Switzerland, ensuring that the customer receives only the best or site and remote services available.