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10/28/2022 • Titan Machine Joins Hyperion Solutions Group  Acquisition Underscores Hyperion’s Commitment to Expanding Technical Services Offerings to  Vertical Transportation Industry  September 21, 2022 (MEMPHIS, Tennessee) — Hyperion Solutions (“Hyperion”), a premier integrated provider of... more
08/29/2022 • When working with geared traction equipment, technicians and field service personnel are often faced with a myriad of common but highly technical wear conditions. One of the most commonly misunderstood is fretting.  If caught early enough and the cause is addressed with properly... more
Functions & Key Information on Main Sheave Shaft Bearings
03/29/2022 • The Function of The Main Sheave Shaft Bearings The main sheave shaft bearings go by a variety of names in our industry. Often times we can tell from which region an inquiry is coming from based solely on what you call them. Some say carrier bearings, torque tube bearings, main bearings... more
11/19/2021 • A process we are often asked to perform is reconditioning sheave grooves or, as it’s often called, re-grooving a sheave. To determine if a sheave can or can’t be re-grooved there are measurable geometries on the sample sheave that can definitively decide if it’s a good candidate.... more
11/19/2021 • Over the years that we have been manufacturing sheaves here at Titan Machine Corp., we've often been asked to weigh in on the appropriate geometries for your sheave’s rope grooves. While there are a myriad of factors that ultimately determine the necessary amount of traction, we’ll try... more
07/31/2020 • TITAN 1 RETROFIT BRAKE KIT NOW AVAILABLE! New retrofit kit converts original single vertical plunger to dual horizontal plungers Converts single vertical plunger Titan 1 machines to dual horizontal plunger Direct fit replacement Reuses existing mounting hardware and pre-seated brake... more
04/02/2019 • Over the past two years, FRC Team 2601 The Steel Hawks has worked incredibly close with our partner, Titan Machine Corp. By CADing designs to be machined at Titan, we’ve learned a lot about the designing and machining process, as well as the capabilities of working with professional-... more
01/30/2019 • Over the past four decades here at Titan Machine we’ve seen various trends in elevator equipment design and repair practices. Onsite diagnosis and piece meal repair of a geared traction machine can be time consuming and costly, lead to inconclusive results, and ultimately fail to... more
11/07/2018 • Need a deflector for your upcoming project or to replace a worn out component? At Titan, we have a vast stock of 20 and 25” deflector sheaves pre-grooved in the most common cable arrangements. In as little as 3-5 working days, we can have a single deflector assembly or a batch order... more
10/12/2018 • Over the past year Titan has partnered with Townsend Harris Highschool’s FIRST robotics competition team, the Steel-Hawks, to support them with our extensive machining and manufacturing capabilities. The school is based in the nearby neighborhood of Flushing Queens and the team is... more

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