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Atkinson New Zealand New Zealand:
Around 1968 Atkinson founded the assembly plant in New Zealand. Since the founding of this division and until 1971, it was ran by J.M.MacInnes (he also ran the Australian division). In New Zealand were available the British versions with fiberglass cabins, as well as models with the Australian made Mk2 cabins. After the death of MacInnes in 1971 the plant was sold to a local distributor.