About Us

We are a local Tamworth Body Builder and Engineering specialist with proven experience in all aspects of our industry.

Dawso’s Engineering was founded by Shayne Dawson in July 2013 and with more than 26 years experience in the industry now, the business now employs over 10 staff. In January 2021 Shayne expanded our offering to include all aspects of crane sales, installation and service. Our mission is to deliver what we promise, but more importantly to also be on time and exceeding our customers’ expectations.

We are a diverse company that specialises in vehicle body building.

Other Services

Other work that we are also qualified to complete in the vehicle industry includes:


Tray bodies
Tipping bodies
Service bodies
Cattle crates
Mine spec bodies


Tow bars – 50mm ball, bartlett ball and goose neck
Electric brakes
Tool boxes and work lights
Roof racks
Rotating beacons
Retractable tarps
Transport gates


HIAB Knuckleboom
Small T Booms
Moffett Forklifts

Our Clients

As a company that prides itself on delivering a quality product to our customers; it’s no surprise we have built long lasting professional relationships with some of the biggest businesses in Tamworth and New England areas, these include (but not limited to):

• Inverell Shire Council
• Tamworth Regional Council
• Gunnedah Shire Council
• Uralla Shire Council
• Curry Power
• Tamworth Skip Eze
• Axis Contracting
• Emeco