About Northern Diver Military

Having been established for over 40 years, Northern Diver (International) Ltd are the UK Ministry of Defences chosen manufacturer to provide Diving and Life Support Equipment for use by our elite forces. We have a wealth of experience in the design and manufacture of diving apparel and associated equipment.
We hold several contracts worldwide to provide Military Diving Systems including Divers Wear, Underwater Breathing Systems, Diver Propulsion Vehicles and Divers Navigational Platforms. Our Military Product Range is vast and includes equipment designed for Clearance Divers – EOD Teams, Army, Navy and Marines. Combat Swimmers and Special Operators. Salvage Units. Underwater Demolition Teams, Rescue and Police Divers plus many more.Northern Diver can offer the complete envelope, as well as providing a full range of products we also offer service and maintenance of equipment, training and testing in-house at our facility in the North West of England.

On-site we have our very own 22.5m deepwater test tank, allowing us to effectively test our diving equipment and provide a place for divers to train and practice. Our HQ has been further enhanced by the 2021 addition of a cylinder testing facility.


Our expert military team have many years of combined experience, having all worked closely with the UK Ministry of Defence and many other clients and contracts worldwide. In addition to our military department, we have over 50 highly skilled and qualified members of staff. All offer a wealth of experience and commitment to the company’s continual growth, providing support across our four divisional diving sectors: Military, Commercial, Recreational and Rescue.


Building lasting relationships with our clients is of the utmost importance to us. We believe that our customers are our greatest asset and delivering first class service is at the heart of everything we do. We work with a wide range of organisations around the world, and pride ourselves on providing the highest level of service and commitment to each client, no matter how large or small the requirements. Our expert team are a constant source of knowledge and support, as you require, from initial contact to working closely with you to ensure we not only meet but exceed your expectations and requirements.


We understand the ever-evolving threats that our defence forces face and are constantly designing and developing unique products to assist with safe military diving operations. We take a tailored approach, working closely with all our clients to meet their specific needs, manufacturing bespoke products for all operational requirements. This is in addition to the extensive range of products listed within this website. Browse our range and get in touch with any queries or requests, and we can begin working with you today.


Our company is ISO 9001 and 14001 approved and we work towards a very successful quality management system. This means clients can be assured that we consistently supply products, and services, that have been stringently audited and certified. If a client ever needs assistance or extra support, we will always act accordingly and at their convenience, either by sending a representative to visit or by being readily available via telephone, email or video conferencing.