CR Kennedy employs experienced leaders from the surveying community and built a surveyor centric business providing best in class products and industry leading support and service.


Our Geospatial Division was founded in 1968, originally with Pentax optical levels.

Today, the company’s Geospatial Division contributes significantly to the business revenue while employing 130 staff dedicated solely to survey division.

In 2000 C.R. Kennedy formed partnership with Leica Geosystems, the world leader in survey technology & instrumentation and was appointed exclusive partners in Australia for the sale, service and distribution of Leica Geosystems solutions. This partnership has gone from strength to strength.

Leica Geosystems product portfolio covers all product / market segments, Including but not limited to Geodesy, Scanning, Machine control, Reference stations, Monitoring, GIS, Lidar, photogrammetry, Construction lasers & levels, UAV, BIM, utility detection, GPR, software solutions, hydro applications, general survey accessories and is expanding as new innovations come on line.

Other leading brands we supply include: Riegl, Optech, DJI, Wingtra, Pix4D, Geocue, Hovermap, Vivax, Acura hydro boat, Tuff Lasers and more.

C.R. Kennedy provides expert training and support on all our products. All sales staff have many years’ experience working in survey / construction industries and can provide professional advice and propose solutions to meet all spatial requirements.

Our offices are in Melbourne (head office), Sydney, Brisbane, Cairns, Adelaide & Perth. Each office has full-service facilities staffed by factory trained engineers ensuring equipment we supply is serviced & maintained ensuring optimum performance.

Our service departments are fully authorised by Leica Geosystems and offer full technical support, service maintenance, repairs in accordance to Leica-Geosystems guidelines and ISO9001 / ISO14001 accreditation.

We employ over 30 qualified service technicians with over 350 years of servicing experience between them. All workshops are equipped with latest state of the art service & calibration equipment. We offer extension of warranty – including parts and labour.

Annual service – includes test protocol and service calibration certificates.

We also have dedicated support staff in each office, we understand the importance of supporting our extensive range of surveying products. With a highly committed and responsive technical support and training team who can answer your questions, whether simple or complex, and provide the required product training. In addition to technical support, we also understand that high quality training is critical and the key to unlocking the true potential of your survey equipment.

Our structured training programs will enable you to take full advantage of your instrument’s capabilities, and improve your work flow, both in the field and in the office, with the goal of increasing your productivity and giving your company a competitive advantage.