Dunn Group purchases Denning Manufacturing
Friday 6th September, 2019
The Dunn Group has exchanged contracts to purchase Denning Manufacturing Pty Ltd with the purchase to be formalised on 30th September 2019.
The purchase will see two of the most iconic bus body building companies in Australia fall under the umbrella of the Dunn Group. Custom Bus Group and Denning Manufacturing will continue to build their own integral products. The purchase will open opportunities for Denning bus bodies to be built on other chassis’ in addition to their own product. The first of these would be the production of the Denning School Bus body on European chassis.
Managing Director Scott Dunn said, “These are exciting times for us and for the extended Bus Community in Australia. We are equally excited and proud to have purchased an iconic company with such deep roots in the history of Australian bus & coach manufacturing. This new acquisition presents us with the exciting opportunity to become a more diversified business which will in turn allow us to provide quality products specific to application”
“It widens the scope of the Dunn Group, giving the opportunity to supply to market new products and introduction into the Luxury Coach market, whilst still supplying the current products that both companies produce.”