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Hexagon Metrology and Morris Group Announce Strategic Partnership

Morris Group Divisions will become Authorized Distributors of Hexagon Metrology Products.

North Kingstown, RI ­ November 20, 2009 ­ Hexagon Metrology, Inc. of North Kingstown, Rhode Island, the world’s largest supplier of metrology equipment and software, and Morris Group, Inc. of Windsor, Connecticut, one of the
largest fully integrated suppliers of Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machine tools and related engineering and support services in North America, have signed an agreement to form a strategic partnership.

Under the terms of the agreement, six key distributor divisions of Morris Group, Inc. encompassing ten regional offices and covering 24 states will become authorized to sell Hexagon Metrology’s dimensional measurement
products.  Hexagon Metrology products are used in quality control applications for manufacturing and include programmable coordinate measuring machines, portable articulated arms and software under the Brown & Sharpe, Sheffield, ROMER and PC-DMIS brand names.

COMPANY CONTACTS
Hexagon Press Contact: Belinda Jones, HiTech Marketing LLC
(860) 399-1147, belinda.jones@hitechmarketing.com

Hexagon Marketing Contact: Bill Fetter, Hexagon Metrology, Inc.
(920) 906-7514, william.fetter@hexagonmetrology.com

Morris Group, Inc. Marketing Contact: Jeff Boulden, Morris Group, Inc.
(860) 687-3450, jboulden@morrisgrpinc.com

Morris Group, Inc. Marketing/Communications Contact: Jane S. McAlpine,
Morris Group, Inc.
(860) 687-3451, jmcalpine@morrisgrpinc.com

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