In 1984 Chris Gonser
started a Survey Instrument service and
repair business in his home workshop,
which he called Geodetic Repair &
Chris trained as an Instrument Maker
in the world-famous Leica factory in his
home country of Switzerland.
Chris’ high standards and top-quality
workmanship, together with his
reputation for putting his customers
first, steadily grew his home business
and he became widely regarded as a
trusted and valued expert in his field.
the years Chris’ business expanded and
his loyal customers began asking if he
could also sell new equipment, which he
began to do.
The business name then changed to
Geodetic Supply & Repair.
As the years passed and the stock
range continued to expand, Chris decided
to create a separate division to cater
for an exciting new range of specialist
leveling and measuring equipment.
Laser Tools Australia became the new
arm of the business dedicated to
promoting and selling innovative new
tools from all over the world.
The first websites were soon launched
– one for Geodetic Supply & Repair and
one for Laser Tools Australia. The
websites allowed Chris to actively
promote his already-thriving business
across Australia and he was soon
attracting a new and enthusiastic group
of interstate customers.
As the business continued to grow,
more and more products were added to the
range and Chris was able to introduce
some truly clever and time-saving
devices to the Australian market.
In recent years there has been an
increase in the availability of
low-cost, low-quality items and Chris
has eliminated these problematic an
unsatisfactory products from our range,
preferring to concentrate on providing
reliable and good-value solutions to his
As a part of this change, Chris
thought it was an excellent time to
re-focus our attention on the core
values he establish and has re-badged
his business as
GSR Laser Tools
– keeping alive the successes and
With the launch of our new and
highly-efficient website that you
can visit today at
www.gsrlasertools.com.au we’ll continue
to provide our customers with the same
level of service, which has made our
company – and its owner, Chris Gonser –
famous over the past 26 years. And we’ll
be able to keep bringing you the latest
products from all over the world - at
the best prices - for many more years to
Thank you shopping with GSR Laser
Tools; we really appreciate your loyalty
and your business.