Southern Cross Science

About Us

Southern Cross Science Pty Ltd is an Australian owned company based in Adelaide, South Australia.

Southern Cross Science Pty Ltd distribute laboratory equipment, consumables, glassware, clean room products and safety products to hospitals, educational institutions, industry and research facilities throughout Australia and environs. We have a large, fully stocked warehouse that enables our company to provide prompt and efficient service

Major products in our range are:
Balances, chemicals, clean room garments and equipment, corrosive/flammable liquid storage cabinets, electrochemistry equipment, emergency showers and signs, Smoothflow fume cupboards, recirculating fume cabinets, outdoor flammable liquid and chemical stores, laboratory glassware, plastic disposable laboratory consumables and plasticware. We represent companies including AirClean Systems. Brand Scientific, Chem-Supply, Clean Room Garments, Eppendorf, Greiner, Ika, Inert Corp/Tech, Kartell, Laboratory Systems Group, Lovibond, Merck, Nalgene, Ohaus, Olympus, Pratt Safety, Scharlau, Schott Australia, SEM (SA), Superior Marienfeld, Techno-Plas, Testo, TPS, Whatman and many more.

Southern Cross Science Pty Ltd also supply and install Smoothflow fume cupboards. NATA test laboratory fume cupboards. Supply, install and vent corrosive/flammable liquid storage cabinets. Build and clean clean rooms. Relocate laminar flow and biological safety cabinets. 

The following are the major contact people in our organisation:

Andrew Chisholm – Director/Projects Manager

Responsible for installation of fume cupboards, laminar flow units and clean room construction. Oversees a full team of subcontractors including electricians, plumbers and builders.

John Weigand – Director/General Manager

Responsible for the general operation of the business. John’s area of expertise is in clean room requirements, laboratory equipment and laboratory consumables.

Diane O'Handley - Technical Sales Representative

Utilizing her extensive product knowledge and laboratory experience, Diane assists customers in making selections based on their requirements and product specifications.

Liz Kerr - Office Manager and Accounts

Responsible for the general running of the office and accounts payable and receivable. Liz has many years of experience in scientific sales.

Kerry Nyland – Customer Support (Mon-Thurs)

Responsible for initial customer enquiries, purchasing and invoicing.

Darren Witty - Installation Supervisor

Fume cupboard installation, testing and service. Darren is a certified Maintenance Fitter and Turner.

Wendy Carter - Service Support (Tues, Thurs and Fri)

Responsible for service administration, enquiries and invoicing.

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