The Birmingham Section started 2015 with a political reception at the Murray Building Co. jobsite at the old Merita Bread Bakery. More than 150 members were in attendance with city and state officials. Everyone enjoyed a tour of the site as well as barbecue from Joe McNabb and Hendrix Chevrolet.

Member News: Dunn Building Company is proud to announce the following promotions and new hire

ALLAN GUSTIN has been promoted to the position of Vice President – Mobile Area Manager.  Gustin joined Dunn in 2014 as a Senior Project Manager and then promoted to Mobile Area Manager in 2016.  He has 27 years of construction experience along the Mississippi and Alabama Gulf Coast.  Gustin graduated from The University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in Construction Engineering Technology.

LUKE NEWELL has been promoted to the position of Central Area Manager.  Newell joined Dunn in 2011 as Project Manager/Estimator.     As Central Area Manager, he will oversee all the project estimating and project management from the Birmingham office.    Newell is a graduate of Vanderbilt University- Owen Graduate School of Management where he earned his EMBA, a graduate of Auburn University’s Building Science program, as well as a LEED Accredited Professional.

JEFF DIXON has been promoted to the position of Senior Estimator – Metal Building Specialist.  Dixon joined Dunn in 1999 as a Project Manager/Estimator.  Dixon has over 20 years of pre-engineered metal building experience and brings a unique service to Dunn’s clients.   He holds a B.S. Degree in Building Science from Auburn University.

JASON HENNESSEE has been hired as Dunn’s newest Project Manager/Estimator.  Hennessee resides in Athens, Alabama and will represent Dunn in the Tennessee Valley.    Hennessee comes to Dunn with over 14 years of construction experience and has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Alabama Huntsville and an M.E. in Construction & Engineering Management from the University of Alabama Birmingham.


Dunn Building Company is a leading provider of industrial facilities procured through design-build and has operations in Birmingham, Mobile and Athens.