News & Events (Archives: 2009)
November 20th, 2009
(Windsor, CT) Morris Group, Inc. and Hexagon Metrology announce a strategic partnership. Key Morris Group divisions will become authorized distributors of Hexagon Metrology's dimensional measurement products.
October 22nd, 2009
(Charlotte, NC) Okuma America Corporation announces the introduction of the MULTUS B750, the largest in the family of MULTUS horizontal lathes. The B750 is a large multitasking machine with a maximum turning diameter in excess of 1 meter ( 41.34 inches, 1050 mm) that raises productivity for large parts.
October 7th, 2009
As reported by BusinessWeek, Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd. placed fourth in the top 40 of global companies. Doosan has increased its rank from last year’s fifth place in a field of 25.
July 23rd, 2009
R.O. Deaderick Company of Huntsville, Alabama and Machine Tool Systems of Charlotte, North Carolina merge to form Morris South.
March 5th, 2009
Machinery Finance Resources, LLC (MFR) of Windsor, Connecticut introduces equipment refinancing programs.
October 1st, 2009
Morris Group, Inc. promotes Aaron Hornyak to President of The Robert E. Morris Company. Prior to this announcement, Mr. Hornyak served as Vice President of Sales. The Robert E. Morris Company is one of New England’s premier machine tool distributors, providing manufacturers with quality machine tools and engineered solutions since 1941.
December 10th, 2009
Today, Hardinge Inc. has announced the appointment of Morris Group, Inc. as exclusive distributor of Hardinge products in portions of 21 Eastern and Midwestern states. For some regions this appointment is effective immediately and for other territories the appointment is effective no later than February 1, 2010.
November 2nd, 2009
Charlotte, NC (October 27, 2009) – One lucky machine shop will win the use of an Okuma machine tool FREE for two years as the grand prize in the Real Help Machine Giveaway contest. The contest gets underway Tuesday, October 27 and entries will be accepted until 8:00 am on Monday, December 7, 2009.
(WINDSOR, CT-JUNE 3, 2008) Technical Equipment Sales Company of West Chester, Ohio, a division of Morris Group, Inc., was recently named 2007 Midwest Distributor of the Year by Doosan Infracore.
July 14th, 2009
Today's Medical Developments interviewed John Sadowski of The Robert E. Morris Company at EASTEC 2009. The interview is now available on TMD's website.
July 29th, 2009
(Windsor, CT) Tuesday, July 28th, 2009
-- Precision Tsugami Corporation introduced a new fixed headstock "chucker" configuration of the popular SS32 Super Swiss Turn at its recent technical fair in Nagaoka City, Japan. Available in North America through Rem Sales, LLC, www.remsales.com, the SS32L is capable of producing complex parts complete from ground or cold rolled bar stock.
November 4th, 2009
The Robert E. Morris Company will host The BIG Machines Open House on November 4 and 5 from 12 Noon until 7:00 p.m.
October 6th, 2009
Charlotte, NC (September 16, 2009)
– Okuma America Corporation
and Morris South
will be hosting Productivity Improvement Days at the Partners in THINC
facility on Sam Neely Road in Charlotte, NC from 3:30-7pm on October 6 and 7. The event will be filled with informational seminars and live machine tool cutting demonstrations, designed to help manufacturers improve productivity, decrease costs and increase throughput.
July 6th, 2009
Okuma America Corporation announces, that effective May 27, 2009, all spare parts purchase warranties have been extended. New and exchange spare parts now carry a one (1) year warranty and select OSP (electronic) items in the aftermarket carry a five (5) year warranty.
June 10th, 2009
New Haas Factory Outlet to Serve Northern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana
June 16th, 2009
Morris TriState hosted an open house and technical seminar at Morris Group's Windsor, Connecticut technical center on Tuesday June, 16th.
July 21st, 2009
Morris South and KGK International will host a Productivity Improvement Day at KGK's Suwanee, Georgia office on July 21, 2009.
March 25th, 2009
15,000 rpm driven spindle units are now available for the SS20 and 32. These new units represent a serious speed upgrade over the 5,000 rpm driven spindle units initially offered with the machine.
June 17th, 2009
Haas Demo Days at New England Haas Factory Outlet - Come see live demos of latest Haas machine tools!
March 1st, 2009
Morris Great Lakes' Tsugami customer, Magnus Precision, is featured in the January issue of Manufacturing News.
February 20th, 2009
Morris Group, Inc. names Dr. Bert P. Erdel as Executive Technology Advisor. In this capacity, Mr. Erdel will help leading North American manufacturers realize productivity benefits from advanced manufacturing technology and assist Morris Group companies in sourcing, developing and marketing new technologies.
March 13th, 2009
Okuma America Corporation (OAC) announces that it has received the Certificate of Registration for the ISO 9001:2008 compliant Quality Management System.
April 20th, 2009
The Robert E. Morris Company of Windsor,
Connecticut will be a major exhibitor at EASTEC, May 19-21, 2009. The New England machine tool distributor plans to display advanced automated machine tools and related accessories from Okuma
Corporation, Tsugami Precision Swiss, Takamatsu Machinery, Sugino Corporation, Trumpf TruMark Laser Marking Systems, Chevalier Machinery, Jones & Shipman, and MP-Systems. “Ask Morris” experienced engineers and service specialists will provide free technical advice to visitors who stop by Booth 1305 or pre- schedule an appointment.
February 9th, 2009
Rem Sales, LLC
, a division of Morris Group, Inc.
, announced today that it will showcase a number of industry leading Tsugami machine tools at the 2009 Production Machining Technology Show (PMTS)
in Columbus, Ohio April 28-30th.
April 17th, 2009
Rem Sales announces a special productivity package offer on Tsugami SS32 super swiss-turns.
March 23rd, 2009
Fifty-four people, representing thirty-two companies, attended a Productivity Improvement Day on February 25, 2009 at the Partners in THINC facility in Charlotte, NC, hosted by Morris South and Partners in THINC.
January 29th, 2009
Rem Sales regional manager, John Traver, is featured in this profile by Tsugami's midwest distributor, Hartwig, Inc. He was honored for his ability to help manufacturers benefit from the newest swiss technology.