CBBC’s The Dengineers is to return for a third series with new presenter Joe Tracini joining the team.

The Dengineers are an elite team – comprising expert designers and builders – who are dedicated to making children’s den dreams a reality.

Joe Tracini has joined the Dengineers team

Joining regular presenter Lauren Layfield is Hollyoaks actor Tracini and a quintet of top Designers: builder Sege Rosella, TV and theatre set designer Olga Skumial, architect Maral Tulip, and designer duo Tony Broomhead and Satwinder Samra.

It’s been commissioned by Cheryl Taylor, Controller of CBBC and is made by CBBC Productions – the in-house team based in Salford.

Tracini said: ā€œIā€™m over the moon to be joining The Dengineers team. Iā€™m excited about travelling the country, meeting the deserving kids and their families and building some amazing dens.ā€

Series three will air on CBBC from the autumn.