Southern Cross Switchboards (Australia) Pty Ltd was incorporated in 1998. The current company was formed after Southern Cross Switchboards Pty Ltd ceased trading in 1992, Southern Cross Switchboards Pty Ltd where formed after HOP Electrical ceased trading in 1992 after they had traded for well over a decade during the 80’s. The current company has over 35 years of history.

Current Member of the National Electrical Switchboard Manufacturer’s Association


  • Design
  • Financial Budgets
  • Engineering
  • Drafting
  • Manufacturing
  • Project management and administration
  • Scheduled maintenance
  • Thermal scanning
  • On-site Modifications

Major Suppliers

  • ABB
  • HPM
  • IPD
  • NHP
  • Schneider

Quality Assurance

Third party accreditation to : AS/NZS ISO 9001:2008


  • Switchboards manufactured to the highest standard of workmanship to comply with AS/NZS ISO 9001:2008
  • We offer modular and fully welded construction
  • Our continual commitment to improve our reliability and performance
  • We are committed to meeting client lead times
  • Flexibility for our switchboards to be modified & extended in future or during manufacturing
  • We provide delivery services to meet all client requirements


Administrative Information:

Bankers – Westpac

Accountants – Nexia

Turnover – 5 million

Workers Compensation Insurance – ICARE – Policy No 109290301

Public and Product Liability Insurance – CHUBB – Policy No 02CL020261 50 million

Professional Indemnity Insurance – CHUBB – Policy No 01PI541769 10 million


Company Contacts

Name Title Phone Email
Ronald P Ryan Managing Director 0425 267620
Joe Lopez Production Manager 0425 324095
Kim Sparkes Office Manager 0412 659580
Jarrett Miranda Estimator 0401 733128
Igor Pekker  Projects Supervisor  0423 886 798
Katie Hope Dumbrell Production Administrator 0421 745 929