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.
March 5th, 2009
Machinery Finance Resources, LLC (MFR) of Windsor, Connecticut introduces equipment refinancing programs.
October 20th, 2009
Morris Midwest Hosts the Wisconsin Chapter of PMPA.
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.
July 29th, 2009
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.