All SCBA cylinders require periodic hydrostatic testing as required by 49 CFR 180.205. The frequency of the maintenance depends upon the cylinder material.
Safety First Fire Fire Hose Testing offers Mobile hydrostatic testing services of most types of D.O.T. rated cylinders, both steel and aluminum. At your department, competent testing and safety are stressed. Quick turn-around time and careful handling of cylinders are also important considerations. Most cylinders can be tested and back in service in several hours. Our technicians are trained and certified to meet D.O.T. requirements and our facility is licensed, certified, and monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation.