Falck acquires Australian emergency response company Deanmac
Falck has completed the 100% acquisition of an Australian eastern states emergency response company, Deanmac Emergency Services Pty Ltd.
Deanmac has approximately 125 staff who are engaged in major contracting in the eastern part of the country, specifically in the states of Victoria and Queensland, with their head office based in Traralgon, Victoria.
Simon Paull, Chief Executive Officer of Falck Pty Ltd in Australia said:
“Falck is particularly interested in benefiting and utilizing the skill set of the staff that Deanmac currently employs. These are exciting times for Falck in Australia with the overall operational staff size growing from approximately 130 to 255 with the Deanmac acquisition, as we look to capitalize our joint expertise and strengthen our position in the competitive Australian marketplace.
We care for the well-being of people and excel in saving and improving lives of people in urgent need. This has made Falck an international leader in emergency response and healthcare.
For more than a century, Falck has worked with local and national governments to prevent accidents, diseases and emergency situations, to rescue and assist people in emergencies quickly and competently and to rehabilitate people after illness or injury.
Falck operates in 30 countries and has approximately 30,000 employees.