Our history

A.B.U. Engineering was founded by Walter Buntz in 1956, with a focus on providing toolmaking services to the canning, press metal and food and beverage packaging industries. Today Jonathon Buntz & Jay Grenfell push the boundaries as a leader in Engineering industry.

  • 1958

    A.B.U. Engineering was founded by Walter Buntz

  • 1972

    Relocated the business to new facility in East Bentleigh to keep up with the increasing demand for toolmaking

  • 1980

    Steven Buntz becomes the Managing Director

  • 1996

    Company relocated to large purpose-built facility in Braeside

  • 2005

    Established as industry leader for high quality multi cavity thin wall moulds

  • 2015

    Jonathon Buntz & Jay Grenfell take joint ownership of the business

  • 2018

    Completion of purpose-built manufacturing facility in Dandenong South