About Technical Equipment

Technical Equipment is a key distributor of advanced machine tools and related technology in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky, with additional sales, service and support for Hwacheon machine tool users in Michigan. We provide engineering and support services for manufacturers of precision machined parts in all industry sectors, including aerospace, automotive, defense, electronics, energy, medical, and firearms. We are committed to helping our customers gain a competitive edge in the global marketplace by providing the most advanced automated machine tools and robotics automation available.

Technical Equipment is a division of Morris Group, Inc.

About Morris Group, Inc.

Morris Group, Inc., one of the largest machine tool distribution networks 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.

Technical Equipment at a Glance

President: John Murphy
Executive Vice President: Mike Schlater
Engineering Manager: Keith Slutz
Sales Manager: Tom Nugen

10165 International Blvd.
Cincinnati, OH 45246
Phone: 800-852-0582 

Regional Office
6900 Southpointe Pkwy.
Brecksville, OH 44141

Regional Office
4501 Earhart Lane
Fort Wayne, IN 46809

Regional Office
14074 Trade Center Drive
Fishers, IN 46038

Regional Office 
801 South Park Rd.
Elizabethtown, KY 42701

Machine Tool Lines Represented:
Makino, Hwacheon Machinery, Hermle, Tsugami, Harrison Lathe, Murata Machinery, MP Systems, Hexagon Metrology. See our Machine Tool Lines