About Morris South

Morris South provides CNC machine tools, tooling and accessories, and related engineering and support services to manufacturers of precision machined parts from virtually all industry segments.

Morris South is the exclusive distributor of Okuma, Tsugami, Hardinge, and Bridgeport machine tools in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Virginia. We exclusively represent Chiron and Kira America in select states. Morris South is a division of Morris Group, Inc.

About Morris Group, Inc.

Morris Group, Inc., the largest machine tool distribution network in North America, is a third generation, family owned and operated business that serves manufacturers of precision machined parts in the United States. It is distinguished by its reputation for providing excellent customer service, longtime partnerships with leading builders, and financial strength.

Morris Group’s history dates to 1941 with the founding of The Robert E. Morris Company which continues to thrive today as one of Morris Group’s fourteen independently managed operating divisions.

Corporate Leadership

Lee Morris

Lee Morris, son of founder Robert E. Morris, serves as Chairman of Morris Group, Inc. Lee is a highly respected member of the machine tool industry and an active board member of the Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT).

Bradley R. Morris

Bradley R. Morris, President and CEO of Morris Group, Inc., is the grandson of Robert E. Morris and son of Lee Morris. Brad is actively involved in the day to day management and operations of the company and a recognized leader in the machine tool industry.

Our Services

Our services include applications engineering, machine tool service and maintenance, and financing through Machinery Finance Resources. Morris Group’s importing division, Rem Sales, supplies Precision Tsugami machine tools to manufacturers of small parts throughout North America via an extensive distribution network comprised of Morris Group, Inc. companies and others.  Morris Group proprietary brands, MP Systems and Velocity Products, supply high pressure coolant systems and tooling, respectively, through similar distribution channels.

Company Philosophy

Robert E. Morris and his wife, Dorothy (Dot) Morris, founded Morris Group’s first company, The Robert E. Morris Company, in 1941. It was built upon strong and enduring values that continue to guide all Morris Group companies today. Treating customers, suppliers and employees with respect, humility, honesty and fairness defines our corporate culture.

We strive to maintain the highest standards of personal and professional behavior. We believe that staying competitive means embracing continual change and new technologies; we seek out employees who are bright, dedicated, entrepreneurial and open to change.

Corporate Mission

Our mission is to help manufacturers maintain a competitive advantage in the world economy by improving productivity. More simply stated, we help you do more, with less.

Morris South At A Glance

President: Kevin Wigington
Vice President, Operations: Dan Danese
Head of Contracts Administration: Dan Danese
Engineering Manager, Charlotte: Rob Puhalski 
Engineering Manager, Huntsville: Glenn Cave
VP Sales, Charlotte: Keith Wilson
VP Sales, Huntsville: Joe Hunt
VP Sales, Georgia: Kent Burdett
Regional Sales Manager: Jeff Estes
Regional Sales Manager: Jim Lewis
Parts Manager: Michael Stoneman
Productivity Manager: Keith Hamby

12428 Sam Neely Road
Charlotte, NC 28278

Regional Office:
350 Electronics Blvd.
Huntsville, AL 35824

States with Exclusive Distribution Rights (whole or partial):
Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Tennessee, Virginia and the Florida panhandle

Machine Tool Lines Represented:

Bridgeport, Chiron, Hardinge, Hauser, Jones & Shipman, Kellenberger, Kira America, MP Systems, Okuma, Tschudin, Tsugami, Usach, Velocity SU-matic, Voumard. See our Machine Tool Lines.