• Upgrading your setup? Moving office?

    Whether you are a small business or a large multi-building campus, we can design and install the correct cabling infrastructure that your organisation needs to keep the lights on and your ICT systems operational.

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  • Specialist electrical cabling solutions for the education sector

    We offer superb value, high quality network and telecoms installations to help you squeeze more from your IT budget.

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  • Industrial cabling for warehouses

    When complete 24/7 reliability is paramount, we offer a full range of cost-effective cabling and electrical services for industrial enterprises.

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How can we help you today?


Whether you are moving or reorganising your working environment, Octopus can install a fast, stable and flexible cable network for your IT systems.


From setting up reliable wireless systems to sourcing suitable server cabinets, we can manage every aspect of your computer network requirements.

Electrical Services

Our engineers offer a complete range of electrical installation and maintenance services for businesses of all sizes in Essex and Suffolk.

Your trusted cabling supplier in Essex

Octopus Cabling specialise in the installation and maintenance of fibre optics, structured cabling systems, wireless networks and electrical power distribution for industry and business.

We specialise in supplying value-for-money, high quality network and cabling systems which are designed to meet our clients’ current and future requirements. We’re typically asked to deliver fully structured CAT5e/CAT6/Cat6a data and voice network installations which include wireless access points and fibre optic or line-of-sight laser links to connect remote buildings to central networks. Alongside our core data cabling services, we also offer comprehensive electrical power and lighting solutions to complete your installation or refit.

We aim to be more of a business partner than a cabling supplier. We work closely with companies like yours to ensure we provide a robust yet cost-effective infrastructure that will help your organisation grow. Our expert engineers will provide a complete business-ready communications and power platform which fits seamlessly into your space and future-proofs your business technologies for faster, smoother and more productive communications between your teams.

Why choose Octopus Cabling?

Established in 2002, our team have a wealth of experience in ICT and telecommunications and have expert knowledge of the latest electrical products and systems.

We have worked with hundreds of organisations and companies of all sectors and sizes, within both the public and private sector, including universities, MOD, schools, hospitals, local government and other publicly funded organisations.

We are a trusted and respected partner and hold industry recognised accreditations. All our engineers carry ECS cards and we hold SafeContractor© accreditation.

We provide a professional, robust and prompt service, with a personal and friendly approach. Many of our customers view us as an extension to their in-house teams.

Don’t just take our word for it!

Here's some genuine recent feedback from our customers...

  • “Jon and his team wired up my old Victorian property running Cat6 ethernet to each room and to a set of 6 CCTV cameras, as well as running shielded cables to my outbuildings (a games room and an office). It was very important to me that the age and condition of the property be taken into consideration (I didn’t want huge holes drilled through old beams/joists!) – Jon and his team completely respected this, making very tidy cable runs and cleaning up thoroughly. Performance (in particular latency) are critical to my work, Jon’s team took this into account by using high quality cable, having as few joins as possible and keeping the cable runs short (even though using longer cable runs and more joins would have been easier).

    The guys we’re far more interested in doing a good job than just getting it done quick, and it was very obvious by the results that this made a big difference. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Octopus Cabling and will certainly use them again.”

    Tey Solutions
  • “ The re-launch of the Visitor Centre at Sandringham required a complete new fibre network to connect up both the new ANPR car parking system and EPOS to a dedicated network cupboard with dedicated broadband and 4G backup. The project was complex and required a contractor who was sympathetic to the needs of the operating business as well as able to work alongside a number of other trades. Jonathan and the team from Octopus were first rate, they provided a gigabit network using quality components and handed this over fully tested. I would have no hesitation in recommending Jonathan and the team at Octopus to any similar such projects”

    Visitor Enterprises Manager, Sandringham Estate
  • Having had Octopus carry out the work for two separate cabling infrastructure projects at the hospice, I would like to say how efficient and thorough your company was. Errol was always able to answer any questions we had and Octopus could not have been more flexible in responding to the ever changing deadlines on these projects. We have future projects in the pipeline and we will be using Octopus for these.

    IT Manager, St. Helena Hospice