Shrubland alight near our Gove office

Shrubland alight near our Gove office

One of the best things about working back at night is the fact that the workplace is quieter than normal. This particular night Simon, our Gove manager witnessed the surrounding shrubland alight at our Gove office. The benefits of controlled fire help manage weeds and...

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Babinda Rubber Duck Race

Babinda Rubber Duck Race

Members of Cross Solutions recently attended the Babinda rubber duck race, where we provided support with some videography from drone. This is a charity event held in conjunction with the Babinda Harvest Festival, the organisers run a race where 460 people bring a...

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NT Resources Conference & Exhibition

NT Resources Conference & Exhibition

Cross Solutions recently had a stall at the NT Resources Conference & Exhibition last week in Darwin. Our Director Rob and a few managers from our Darwin branch spent this time to talk to potential clients regarding our services and the company while showing off...

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Work-life in Gove (Nhulunbuy)

Work-life in Gove (Nhulunbuy)

Here are some great images captured in Gove recently. As you can see we work in many different locations, even in such a small community. We have provided support and consultation to many clients and stakeholders around the Gove Penninsula, such as the township,...

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Here is some international survey history for you!

Here is some international survey history for you!

São Jorge Castle is a historic castle in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon. Humans have occupied the castle area back to at least the 8th century BC, while the first fortifications date to the 1st century BC. Datum Lisboa the now obsolete but first main reference...

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Arnhem Coast Clean Up

Arnhem Coast Clean Up

Cross Solutions played a small part in helping the community to clean up the coastline beach of Arnhem land. We worked alongside many other small business and corporations and their hardworking families. The clean-up army had a successful day and removed around 1.5...

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Phantom 4 RTK Aerial video of an Australian mine

Phantom 4 RTK Aerial video of an Australian mine

With so many specialised tools and equipment for us to draw from, we always ensure to use the right tool for the job so that our client get maximum benefit at minimum cost. This video was captured at the end of a small volume survey in which we recommended the use of...

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Did you know that Sandalwood is a hemiparasitic tree??

Did you know that Sandalwood is a hemiparasitic tree??

Did you know that Sandalwood is a hemiparasitic tree, meaning it grows off other trees⁉️ It derives some of its nutrients off its host. Sandalwood is the second most expensive wood in the world and has been long sought after for centuries. While recently travelling...

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Amazing data captured from our laser scanner

Amazing data captured from our laser scanner

This is a short example of the amazing data captured from our Maptek i-Site laser scanner. This video follows on from our video yesterday,  of the fieldwork completed by our staff for stockpiles surveys. While watching the video keep an eye out for the detail on the...

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Volume Survey video

Volume Survey video

Watch this video to see just how quickly we can complete a quarry volume survey using our Maptek i-Site laser scanner. By the time the staff have driven around the stockpiles, the data is ready to start calculating volumes. Compare this with a drone which may capture...

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Port wharf rail alignment survey

Port wharf rail alignment survey

Morning snaps from the shutdown in Gove. The job was to conduct a rail alignment survey on the port wharf. Surveying on structures over water has the added difficulty of needing to compensate for the motion of the structure as the waves and swell push against the...

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NT News BISI grant

NT News BISI grant

We have been featured recently in the NT News as part of our award of a BISI grant, for our work to develop a low-cost laser scanner. The grant will allow us to produce our first working prototype and hopefully provide new and wonderful products and services to our...

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Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea

Wow‼️ What a great turn out! Cross Solutions Biggest Morning Tea for Cancer Council Australia ☕️ has raised $1,285 from all your wonderful donations. We will be matching this 💲 for 💲 so the grand total comes to a whopping $2,570‼️ 💛Thanks to all our staff that helped...

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30 years of surveying in Gove East Arnhem Land.

30 years of surveying in Gove East Arnhem Land.

Cross Solutions recently celebrated 30 years of surveying in Gove East Arnhem Land.🥳 The landmark for the business was commemorated with a fun evening in Gove attended by clients, staff and their families. We also celebrated significant milestones for Gove staff with:...

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RPAS services and products.

RPAS services and products.

Check out our updated capability statement, covering our RPAS services and products. Listed are our new aircraft systems and technologies which greatly enhance our ability to provide our clients with the best possible results. ✔️ Birdseye Firefly6 PRO RTK ✔️ Birdseye...

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Ever seen Bauxite before?

Ever seen Bauxite before?

Ever seen Bauxite before? We have seen bucket loads‼️ Bauxite is claylike and ranges in colour, from white to deep red. It's a rock with relatively high aluminium content. It is also the world's primary source of aluminium. Check out the images taken by our staff in...

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BirdsEyeView Technology

BirdsEyeView Technology

The BirdsEyeView Firefly6 Pro with RTK is a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) RPAS specialising in large area mapping. The powered lift nature of the craft allows for easy launching in small areas similar to multicopters and the ability to transition into fixed...

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High Definition Scanning

High Definition Scanning

Our company provides a range of surveying and mapping services to assist our clients. One of the most innovative and cutting edge services we can offer is HDS (high definition scanning). We have recently released our brochure on this service.    

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Manuel, one of our treasured employees

Manuel, one of our treasured employees

Manuel, one of our treasured employees, started with Cross Solutions in April 2018, he is 27 years of age and in his spare time, he enjoys skateboarding. He’s done so well at his hobby, that he has been sponsored prior to coming to Australia from his home country of...

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Bauxite Bulletin

Bauxite Bulletin

Cross Solutions was lucky enough to partake in the contractor spotlight, for the most recent issue, of the Bauxite Bulletin from Rio Tinto Gove this month.

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First Aid Saves Lives!

First Aid Saves Lives!

As part of our ongoing commitment to safety in the workplace, we have had staff attend there senior first aid course. First Aid helps ensure that the right methods of administering medical assistance are provided. An increased safety consciousness helps employees to...

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New Services to our Clients

New Services to our Clients

With our commitment to innovation our resident full stack developer, Taylor has been brought in to our head office to start work on some very interesting new projects! Some of which we will hope to offer new services to our clients in the near future.  

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Multi-Copters Capture Beautiful Photos

Multi-Copters Capture Beautiful Photos

Our remote piloted multi-copters capture beautiful photos & video which can be applied for use in a range of applications. Here is an example of what can be provided using our drone services of beautiful property for sale in Cairns QLD.  

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3D Laser Scanning Technology

3D Laser Scanning Technology

3D Laser Scanning Technology in Industry! This technology offers many benefits to designers who see value in having all the existing built environment captured, and available to them in a format they can use to measure critical elements with confidence. Our...

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Australian Defence Force tank

Australian Defence Force tank

With our ongoing commitment to training and innovation, staff have had a day capturing some impressive data of a retired Australian Defence Force tank. This process of taking something in the real world and generating its digital twin is known as “Reality Capture” and...

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Working With Our Clients

Working With Our Clients

Another great example of Cross Solutions working with our clients to improve safety by taking personnel out of harm’s way. Simon our certified pilot conducted the work in a professional and safe manner which has lead to a positive outcome for our client.  

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End of Year Celebration 2018!

End of Year Celebration 2018!

Cross Solutions would like to thank everyone for attending, it was wonderful energy at our End of Year Celebration 2018 Here are some photos from the fun night.  

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Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

Yesterday Cross Solutions staff were trained to use our new Ground penetrating radar (GPR). Capable of determining the depth and location of buried services. With an interface to our World class, RTK GPS equipment mapping of utilities has never been more efficient! Be...

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FIRST BAUXITE SHIPMENT TO CHINA ‘LANDMARK EVENT’

FIRST BAUXITE SHIPMENT TO CHINA ‘LANDMARK EVENT’

Cross Solutions is appreciative of being able to support the Gumatj corporation with survey services for the Gulkula Mine and working towards this momentous achievement. Rob Cross our managing director, "It is quite satisfying being part of this progressive business...

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Darwin to Adelaide

Darwin to Adelaide

One of our Darwin based employees had the great opportunity to drive from Darwin to Adelaide last week, to hand over one of our vehicles to our Adelaide surveyors. This drive takes 32 hours (over 3,026.2 km) via National Highway. Passing through towns such as Daly...

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Innisfail Agricultural Field Day

Innisfail Agricultural Field Day

Rob Cross had a great day in Innisfail this week for the 2018 Innisfail Agricultural Field Day.  There was considerable interest from the North Queensland agricultural community and the day provided a great marketing opportunity for our brand in the region. We had...

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Happy Easter to all our Clients

Happy Easter to all our Clients

Cross Solutions would like to wish all our staff, clients & associates a safe and blessed Easter Break We hope you find some time amidst the holiday celebration to wind down and relax with your loved ones while enjoying some yummy chocolate. Stay Safe! The Team at...

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Continuing the partnership

Continuing the partnership

Our office in Gove is happy to be continuing the partnership with the Gumatj Clan and the Yolu people of Arnhem Land. The local timber mill fell the trees, turn them into stakes and pegs, where Cross then purchase them to be used to help out local construction. A...

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Careers with Cross Solutions

Careers with Cross Solutions

Cross Solutions is NOW RECRUITING We are looking for an Engineer Surveyor / Licenced Surveyor to join our Darwin team! If you or someone you know would be interested, please follow the link below and apply. https://www.cross-solutions.com.au/careers/ Darwin locals are...

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The sale of the Cross tinnie

The sale of the Cross tinnie

Simon and Tash recently visited Mapuru to complete the sale of the Cross tinnie. The boat will now be used at the community for grocery runs at the nearby community of Galiwinku. About a 15km journey by sea. Mapuru is a remote community located 895km from Darwin in...

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Cross welcomes a new drone to its fleet!

Cross welcomes a new drone to its fleet!

A new Firefly 6 has been successfully commissioned and is now ready for active projects. Featuring a brand new radio design the drone is now capable of operating further from the pilot and closer to sources of interference. 

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Our Outstanding Services

Our Outstanding Services

Promotional Video for Cross Solutions Survey Recently updated, to reflect the changing survey industries and our own services. This video gives you a glimpse into the interesting types of work we do here at Cross Solutions. Check out our broad range of services that...

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Firm focus on the bigger picture

Firm focus on the bigger picture

Cross Solutions is a licensed survey and development company that has serviced the mining, engineering and construction industries in Australia for the past 25 years.

The company employs more than 15 highly skilled surveyors, technical support staff and CAD professionals with their expertise allowing the company to expand into a diverse range of services, supported by a third party audit process to help measure and maintain excellence.

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Memo to Staff 19 May 2015

Memo to Staff 19 May 2015

This message is to let you know of a recent change in our management structure. From now on Rob Cross will be the Managing Director of our company. This change has been initiated by myself with Rob’s agreement. We both feel that Rob’s background in business management...

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Major Projects Conference in Darwin

Major Projects Conference in Darwin

Director Rob Cross and GIS & Innovation Manager Jonathan Piper-Green manning the Cross Solutions stall at the Major Projects Conference in Darwin. Our company drones generated interest and intrigue in the crowd and have created more work through our doors. Bravo...

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