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CNC Machine Tool Distributor

You know us as The Robert E. Morris Company, Morris South, Morris Midwest and Morris Great Lakes.  We are full service suppliers of CNC machinery, tooling and accessories, application engineering and related customer support services for manufacturers from every industry sector across the United States.  With our regional coverage spanning nearly 30 states, we are able to serve our customers efficiently regardless of their locations.

Our mission is to help manufacturers from all industry sectors achieve and maintain a competitive advantage by improving productivity.  More simply stated, we help you do more, with less.

Morris Salesman And Customer

The Customer Always Comes First

Since our founding in 1941, we have been doing what's best for our customers.  We strive to provide what's needed exactly when it's needed at a competitive price and have dedicated more than 60% of all our employees exclusively to parts, service, productivity engineering, and application engineering support.

Whether it's a new machine tool or a new accessory, our recommendations are always guided by doing what's best for the customer.  That one guiding principle is the basis of our enduring customer relationships, new business unit development, and continued growth.

Industries Served

Morris engineers are highly respected for their work in the aerospace, automotive, energy, and medical fields.  It’s no surprise that some of manufacturing’s most recognized names belong to our customers. Learn more about our process expertise. 

Our aerospace group or Morris Turbine Group (MTG) focuses on sourcing the best technology to advance manufacturing of aircraft engines and turbines.  Our customers include valued members of the aerospace industry supply chain, including aircraft engine OEMs and overhaul and repair entities.

Our expertise in commercial aerospace and the defense industry results from decades of experience. Examples of common precision parts include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Turbine blades
  • Turbine vanes
  • Turbine airfoils
  • Blisks and impellers
  • Rotors
  • Solid and hollow fan blades
  • Root forms

Aerospace engineering solutions incorporate a wide variety of processes, including but not limited to the following:

  • Horizontal machining and turning
  • 5-axis machining
  • Rebuilding and remanufacturing
  • Grinding (creep feed, universal, rotary)
  • Robotic polishing, buffing, grinding
  • Horizontal and vertical boring
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Laser cutting
  • Routing of interior cabin panels
  • Broaching
  • Automation
  • Part marking
  • Quality control

Our engineers have experience working on a wide range of automotive parts, many of which call for robust machinery capable of taking deep cuts while retaining high accuracy.  Examples of common precision parts include but are not limited to:

  • Engine blocks
  • Air intake manifolds
  • Suspension parts
  • Exhaust components
  • Brake components
  • Throttle shafts
  • Cylinder heads
  • Valves
  • Pins and screws
  • Fluid system components

Automotive engineering solutions incorporate a wide variety of processes, including but not limited to the following:

  • Horizontal machining and turning
  • 5-axis machining
  • Swiss machining
  • Grinding (creep feed, universal, rotary)
  • Milling, threading, whirling, drilling, gear hobbing
  • Robotic polishing, buffing, grinding
  • Horizontal and vertical boring
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Laser cutting
  • Broaching
  • Automation
  • Part marking
  • Quality control

Our expertise in the energy industry results from decades of experience.

Energy engineering solutions incorporate a wide variety of processes, including but not limited to the following:

  • Horizontal machining and turning
  • 5-axis machining
  • Rebuilding and remanufacturing
  • Grinding (creep feed, universal, rotary)
  • Robotic polishing, buffing, grinding
  • Horizontal and vertical boring
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Laser cutting
  • Routing of interior cabin panels
  • Broaching
  • Automation
  • Part marking
  • Quality control

Morris distributors provide precision machining and high precision machining solutions to leading OEMs and contract suppliers in the medical industry. Quality control measurement and inspection systems frequently are integrated into advanced production cells which may include automation with robotics. Precision parts experience includes but is not limited to:

  • Orthopedic bone screws
  • Maxillofacial implants
  • Dental abutments
  • Spinal cages
  • Hip joints (partial and full)
  • Knee joints (partial and full)
  • Pins
  • Biopsy cups
  • Cardiovascular stents
  • Surgical tools and devices

Medical industry engineering solutions incorporate a wide variety of processes, including but not limited to the following:

  • 5-axis machining
  • Swiss machining
  • Micromachining
  • Thread whirling
  • Drill/tap
  • Non-contact inspection
  • 3D printing / additive manufacturing