Innovations

For more than 65 years, Morris & Associates has been innovating and producing “firsts” in refrigeration technology for poultry processing and process cooling.

Morris & Associates was founded by W.F. Morris, Jr. in 1949. From the start, Morris created a culture of problem solving and analytical thinking that has endured and continues to produce industry solutions and innovations.  Since its inception, Morris & Associates has earned over 40 patents for chilling and ice making production.

MORRIS AUGER CHILLER – Several features of the Morris auger type chiller are patented. Chillers equipped with IntraGrill™ are PATENTED under US patent 6,308,529.

Chillers equipped with JetBird® are PATENTED under US patents 7,174,724 and 7,281,384 and AUS patent 2007221962.

Chillers equipped with MT-1B™ are PATENTED under US patent 9,717,256.

Chillers equipped with SoftLift™ are PATENTED under US patent 9,398,773.

MORRIS HMR CHILLER – Several features of Morris HMR poultry chillers are patented. Chillers equipped with OPTIFLOW™ are PATENTED under US patents 9,295,270 and 9,462,814. Chillers equipped with SoftLift® are PATENTED under US patent 9,398,773.

Morris OPTIFLOW™

MORRIS DTM™ CHILLER – Morris DTM™ poultry chillers are PATENTED under US patent 8,146,380. Chillers equipped with OPTIFLOW™ are PATENTED under US patents 9,295,270 and 9,462,814. Chillers equipped with SoftLift® are PATENTED under US patent 9,398,773.

MORRIS PATHOGEN CONTROL SYSTEMS – Morris Finishing Chillers® and COPE™ equipment are PATENTED under US patents 7,470,173 and 7,588,489. Finishing Chiller® units equipped with SoftLift® are PATENTED under US patent 9,398,773.

MORRIS NUGGET ICEMAKER – The optional Clear Ice™ Kit for Morris Nugget icemakers is PATENTED under US patent 6,000,228.

MORRIS TUBE-CUBE® ICEMAKER – Morris Tube-Cube® icemakers equipped with a rotating cutter table are PATENTED under US patent 6,394,373.