08/22/2014 • A non-demountable sheave or spider assembly is one where the sheave is an integrated component of the spider. These are often called solid cast spiders. As the name implies, there is no means by which you can remove the sheave without replacing the entire spider assembly. On the... more
07/17/2014 • How to properly identify and measure a FLANGE MOUNTED TRACTION SHEAVE replacement. How To Measure A Sheave Being able to measure a sheave is the most critical step in the accurate identification and reproduction of an elevator sheave replacement part. In this case, we’ll focus on one... more
05/27/2014 • CECA 2014 was no let down. This was a terrific event with a great group of people from all over Canada. Titan had the opportunity to reconnect with many old colleagues but also was surprised at how many new people we were able to meet. We especially enjoyed the Colonial dinner on the... more
04/14/2014 • No matter what you call them we can manufacture them fast!! At Titan Machine, we’ve leveraged our CNC production capabilities and experience to deliver worm and gear replacement sets with unparalleled speed. We have amassed the industry’s largest inventory of pattern tooling, raw... more
04/10/2014 • Titan Machine had a booth at the ECNY Suppliers Showcase yesterday. This conference gets bigger and bigger every year and brings in many local New Yorkers as well as folks from around the country interested in learning more about Elevator Machines and parts. We thoroughly enjoyed our... more
03/04/2014 • With over 41 years in the industry, Titan has developed the industry’s leading library of technical drawings and pattern tooling for sheaves of all makes and engineered applications. Additionally, we stock hundreds of raw castings in our 77,000sf facility to ensure we can provide you... more
05/14/2013 • Titan Machine Celebrates 40 Years in the Elevator Industry by Elizabeth Pate Titan Machine Corp., a family-owned business, has successfully navigated its position in domestic manufacturing in the U.S. for 40 years. Founded by Carlos Escobar in 1973, Titan is based in New York City and... more
03/21/2013 • Titan received an emergency call one morning from an elevator contractor in San Diego. Anyone in the elevator industry knows that when an elevator is down it is an emergency. The only difference in this scenario was that the service disruption was not in a typical elevator. SeaWorld... more
10/11/2012 • A MONUMENTAL EFFORT: We always love to come through in clutch situations — it is what we do best — but this one was especially fun, as not only was the part needed pronto (and completely custom), but it was also for our National Monument. When the National Monument needed special... more