Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) is part of leading independent global bus manufacturer NFI Group.
ADL is a global leader in the design and manufacture of double deck buses and is also the UK’s largest bus and coach manufacturer. ADL offers single and double deck buses under the Alexander Dennis brand as well as Plaxton coaches, with vehicles in service in the UK, Ireland, Europe, Hong Kong, Singapore, New Zealand, Mexico, Canada and the United States.
ADL's history and heritage of design, engineering and manufacturing excellence spans more than a century. As a pioneer in embracing the latest technology, ADL has brought the widest range of low and zero emission buses to market.
We employ over 2,700 people worldwide and have more than tripled our revenue in the last ten years, with an increasing proportion resulting from our expanding international footprint. This growth is attributable to our clear strategic focus – delivering lightweight, fuel efficint vehicles with industry-leading reliability, lowest cost of ownership and world class aftermarket support.
Reseach & Development
ADL offers the market’s widest range of low, ultra low and zero emission buses. Low emission buses include include ADL’s award-winning SmartPack efficient diesel and SmartHybrid mild hybrid technologies as well as biogas buses. Hybrids and electric range hybrids capable of running up to three miles in zero emission mode are certified as ultra low emission buses. Battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell buses deliver sustainable zero emission mobility for all operational requirements. ADL is developing autonomous driving for buses and continues to invest in innovative lightweighting and passenger-centric interiors.