Having relied on an external pressure test facility for many years – Titan has recently taken delivery of a high-pressure test unit for in-house pressure testing of our high pressure flow sensors. The new unit is able to accommodate and test even our largest high pressure flow sensors with a 600mm cubic loading capacity. […]
Based upon a unique Pelton wheel design, Titan Enterprises beverage dispensing flow meters are inherently reliable and proven in tens of thousands of installations around the world.
At the heart of each beverage dispensing flow meter is a precision Pelton wheel turbine that rotates freely on robust sapphire bearings and contains over-moulded magnets that are detected […]
Whilst some flow meter manufacturers have developed devices capable of measuring low flows in liquids at high pressures, very few of them perform to a high standard overall. Looking at total installation and life time cost, they are often too expensive and uneconomic to consider as a credible low-flow, measurement solution.
Measuring Low Flows in […]
Titan Enterprises manufacture clean-bore, low-flow, flow sensor solutions covering wide ranging flow measurement applications, including flow meters for lab experiments and pilot plant applications.
Flow Meters for Lab Experiments & Pilot Plant
Titan reports that the rugged, clean bore construction of their Atrato ultrasonic flow meter range is ideal for a wide range of low-flow laboratory […]
Based upon a unique Pelton wheel design, Titan Enterprises beverage dispensing flow meter designs are inherently reliable and proven in tens of thousands of installations around the world.
Inside a Titan Beverage Dispensing Flow Meter
At the heart of each beverage dispensing flow meter is a precision Pelton wheel turbine that rotates freely on robust sapphire […]
Titan Enterprises is looking for an enthusiastic software engineer with an interest in electronics to work in the development of novel flowmeter design and manufacture. As a family run small progressive business, this role gives the applicant the opportunity to be directly involved in the development of leading edge technology.
With over 40 years’ experience […]
Weatherproof Flow Meters from Titan Enterprises
The Metra-Smart weatherproof flow meters from Titan Enterprises are designed for computing and displaying flow rates and totals as well as giving analogue outputs proportional to flow.
The Titan Metra-Smart flow computers are weatherproof flow meters/computational flow devices to IP66 / IP67 (NEMA 4X) standards. UV resistant, the Metra-Smart flow […]
The Pulsite Solo from Titan Enterprises is a low cost, battery powered flow meter – rate and total flow indicator.
This panel or surface mounting battery powered flow meter, that requires no external power when used with magnetic sensors or contact closures, is designed to be as versatile as possible permitting customisation to suit almost […]
Titan Enterprises announces further integration of its flow meter products within the Flow Sensors, Switches and Indicators section of the RS Components international product catalogue (https://bit.ly/2KJpn8V).
Through a new agreement RS Components are now additionally offering flow meter products such as the Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter, Process Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter and Pulsite Solo flow indicator.
Trevor Forster, […]
The optimal liquid flowmeter for your application will vary considerably according to a wide range of operational parameters including pipe bore, flow path, liquid viscosity, particulate levels, measurement accuracy, measurement dynamic range, maintenance and target purchase price.
In this 8-page technical paper different styles of flowmeter (differential pressure, turbine, propeller, positive displacement, vortex, ultrasonic, electromagnetic […]
PFA Non Invasive Ultrasonic Flow Meter Preserving the Cleanliness of Your Process
Titan Enterprises announces MetraFlow® – an exciting new addition to the company’s expanding non invasive ultrasonic flow meter range.
The new MetraFlow non invasive ultrasonic flow meter from Titan Enterprises incorporates a chemically resistant Perfluoralkoxy Alkane (PFA) tube onto which are mounted high sensitivity ultrasonic sensors. There are no […]
Based on a radial flow technique, Titan Enterprises turbine flowmeter range provides the ideal way for accurately measuring the flow of low viscosity fluids & liquids.
Classic turbine flowmeters use propeller type turbines in a closed circular conduit. The turbine is mounted on low friction bearings and its rotation is detected through the chamber wall by […]
Flow meter manufacturers calibrate their products in steady flow conditions for a very good reason. Pulsations cause big errors.
Dealing with pulsating flow has been an issue in flow measurement for over 100 years. In the 1920’s a gentleman called John Lawrence Hodgson working for George Kent Ltd identified that pulsations induced in fluid […]
Flow Metering the flow of highly alkaline fluids
When approaching the area of flow measurement which handles flow meters for alkaline fluids, high pH liquids present unusual flow metering challenges. Generally, such fluids are incompatible with metals, with polymer material construction being the most popular material in use with flow meters for alkaline fluids – […]
Titan Manufacture NSF Flow Meters, Accredited for Use within Food and Beverage Production
Titan Enterprises has achieved certification under NSF/ANSI 169 as equipment for food products for their 800 Series turbine flowmeters and Beverage meter. This accreditation is especially important for manufacturers of food production and handling machinery who can now install NSF flow meters, […]
Battery Powered flow indicator, Rate-Flow-Meter and Totaliser
Panel or Surface Mounting Totalising Flow Meter
DC-Power Capable – Flow Rate & Total Indicator
Flexible Installation of Flow Meter – Suitable For Many Applications
5 Year Typical Battery Life
Launched in 2017, the Pulsite Solo is an entry level battery powered rate and total flow indicator.
Designed as a panel or surface mounted digital […]
Trevor Forster is Managing Director of Titan Enterprises. His experience in fluid handling dates back to the mid 1960’s when he started working on rotating seals and flowmeter design for third party clients. Trevor draws upon over 40 years of using innovative design and production techniques to approach the subject of flow meter installation.
Successful Flow […]
Oil Flow Meter: Monitoring Oil Flow to Critical Bearings in Heavy Machinery
Titan Enterprises reports on how the company developed an oil flow meter for a specific application. An adapted version of the Titan OG5 flow meter was manufactured for a leading supplier of mobile rock crushers, to monitor oil flow to the rotating cylinder […]
Monitoring Coolant Flow to Industrial and Medical Lasers
Used in thousands of industrial and medical laser installations – often for coolant flow measurement, the Titan Enterprises 800 Series turbine flow meter is a trusted monitoring device that ensures accurate and repeatable long-term operation.
There are many applications of industrial and medical lasers. Whether used for cutting, […]
Titan Enterprises team would like to thank our supply chain and customers, world wide, for custom and supply during 2017.
We wish you all a very merry Christmas, and a happy, healthy and prosperous new year into 2018.
Christmas Opening Hours
Titan be closing at 4pm on Thursday 21st December 2017 and reopening at 8.30 on Tuesday […]
Titan Discuss The Merits of High Viscosity Flow Measurement Technologies
Titan Enterprises was founded on the belief that the market required a high quality reasonably priced mini-turbine flowmeter. This proved to be correct but we quickly ran into problems with attempting to meter more viscous flow as these turbine flowmeters are Reynolds number dependant. We […]
High Temperature Flow Meters: How do I measure the flow of liquids at elevated temperatures ?
I well remember my physics teacher dropping a piece of sodium into a bath of water and being mesmerised by the pyrotechnics. In its solid form sodium is a soft silvery-white metal which is highly reactive with a lot […]
Ruggedly constructed to provide years of trouble-free operation, the Titan Metra Batch – flow controller instrument is proven to deliver precise control of batch dispensing, blending and bottle/tank filling. This high quality flow measurement instrument is suitable for beverages, chemicals, food ingredients, fuels and solvents. The Titan Metra-Batch flow controller instrument is designed for […]
Wind Turbine Flow Meters – Metering Grease Lubrication Flow in a Wind Turbine
Used in hundreds of wind turbine installations, the Titan Enterprises OG2-700 flowmeter is a well-established monitoring device. Perfectly suited as wind turbine flow meters, the OG2-700 bar flow meters provide valuable data helping to ensure safe and reliable operation.
Although China leads the […]
Titan Reports Supply of 600,000 Beer Flow Sensors to Beer Industry
Titan Enterprises report on its long-standing working relationship with Vianet (formerly Brulines) for the development and supply of beer flow sensors. Over the last 20 years – Titan Enterprises has delivered over 600,000 beer flow sensors – in various guises.
This close working relationship started […]
Designed to IP65 standards the Process Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises is the ideal process & control flow meter – built for use in demanding process and control environments.
Durably constructed from 316 stainless steel and PEEK, and incorporating proprietary ultrasonic flowmeter technology, the Process Atrato process & control flow meter offers reduced cost […]
Insertion Turbine Flow Meters For Large Diameter Pipes
Titan Enterprises is a leading supplier of affordable, high quality flow meters for large diameter pipes. Specifically, Titan supply insertion turbine flow meters, which are ideal for installation in larger diameter pipelines (40 – 900mm).
Titan insertion turbine flow meters combine proven technology with modern materials and innovative design. […]
Titan’s Batch Controller for Flow Meters
The Metra-Batch from Titan Enterprises is primarily a batch controller for flow meters, but can service other machinery with pulse or frequency outputs.
Ruggedly constructed to provide years of trouble-free operation, the Metra-Batch is proven to deliver precise control of batch dispensing, blending and bottle / tank filling of beverages, chemicals, […]
Titan’s High Specification Ultrasonic Flow Sensor Range
Titan Enterprises reports on strong sales, excellent customer feedback and new developments for its Atrato range of low-flow high specification ultrasonic flow sensors.
Managing Director – Trevor Forster commented “We now have several thousand Atrato units in use by customers worldwide ranging from sample-sensitive medical and pharmaceutical use right through […]
Choosing a Flow Meter or Determining a Flow-System Specification
Titan Enterprises have added a new, informative online customer-resources section, accessible throughout the website at www.flowmeters.co.uk via the ‘Customer Resources’ link (top left). These resources are invaluable whilst choosing a flow meter or flow measurement system.
Designed for engineers and scientists tasked with making flow measurements – […]
Titan Non-Invasive Flow meter: Product Preview
None-Invasive Flow Meter: The Titan MetraFlow®
MetraFlow® will be a further addition to our expanding ultrasonic flowmeter range available for sale by the third quarter 2017, a non-invasive flow meter .
The MetraFlow® non invasive flow meter utilises Titan’s latest patented technology to give a straight through construction. The flow tube is […]
Calibrating Flow Meters
There are numerous flow meter calibration systems. Each method has its own pros and cons and the best method to select will depend upon the size of the meter and the required outcome.
Flow Meter Calibration Techniques
Bucket and stopwatch
This is a commonly used calibration method for a quick flow meter check and for […]
Titan produce new suite of technical product data sheets
Following a series of products introductions and many product updates over the last few years – Titan Enterprises has published a suite of 24 new data sheets and seven new instruction sheets. Following a common format each data sheet provides a wealth of information including product […]
Leading UK technical innovator – James Dyson has announced a massive expansion of his research and development plans. Figures of over one billion pounds have been quoted in the press. His team of engineers, only nine hundred a few years ago is going to increase to some three thousand five hundred over the next […]
Low Power Flow Sensor…
800-series Low Power Flow Sensor for Battery Operated Equipment
Titan Enterprises has introduced a new version of its popular 800 series turbine, a low power flow sensor that enables integration with battery powered or portable equipment.
Designed to operate with minimal power input, this competitively priced, low power flow sensor, based on the 800 […]
Low-Flow Flow Sensors: How do I meter applications with low flows?
Liquid/fluid, low-flow flow sensors, meters and indicators are a challenging application to satisfy. Mechanical flow meters typically cannot extract enough energy to give linear and therefore accurate results. By comparison, electronic flow meters often have problems with sensitivity, zero drift and response times – again […]
Refrigerant Flow Sensors – Measuring Refrigerant Flow
In addition to a wide range of stock flow sensors, Titan Enterprises develop flow meters for specific applications – in this case, refrigerant flow sensors. A new, high pressure version of the Titan 900 Series turbine flow meter is now available for measuring refrigerant flow. The new refrigerant flow […]
In this new feature we look to bring you a further example of a customer application solved by mining flow meters development by Titan Enterprises. This article reports on developments in conjunction with JLC International, our agent for North and South America, to enable accurate and reliable dosing of expensive mining reagents.
Mining Flow Meters […]
Titan Fluid Flow Sensors – Jet Engine Oil Consumption – Do I know enough about my fluid?
Titan Enterprises recently supplied a set of fluid flow sensors with appropriate electronic package to a highly regarded company to meter the oil consumption of a jet engine to an accuracy of better than ±0.5%.
The flow sensors were calibrated on […]
Following a recent independent audit – Titan Enterprises has received renewed accreditation to the ISO 9001-2008 Quality Standard for its design and manufacture of off-the-shelf flowmeters or fully bespoke OEM flow systems.
All flow meters produced by Titan are designed and manufactured to ISO9001-2008 and calibrated to an uncertainty of ±0.25%.
Titan Enterprises is a leading manufacturer of off-the-shelf meters or fully bespoke OEM flow systems for challenging applications in a broad range of sectors, including automotive, food and drink, industrial, laboratory, medical, petrochemical and pharmaceuticals. All flowmeters produced by Titan are designed and manufactured to ISO9001 and calibrated to an uncertainty of ±0.25%. We […]
Titan Discuss Thermal Flow Meters
Hot-wire-anemometers are early examples of thermal flow meters. These were useful but delicate devices that were often used to roughly measure the air velocity in ventilation ducts.
Today modern thermal flow meters are very useful tools for measuring both large gas flows and micro-flows of liquids and gases. There are numerous […]
Titan Discuss Flow Meter Vortex Shedding
If you place an obstruction (such as a bluff body) in a fluid stream vortices will be formed downstream of the impediment. If the arrangement is symmetrical the swirls will be shed from alternate sides of the obstruction. The frequency of the vortices will be directly proportional to the […]
High Viscosity Fluid Flow Meters. High viscosity liquids pose a problem for many flow meter types, such as the vortex meter discussed in the newsletter. Turbine meters, differential pressure devices and quite frequently velocity measuring devices rely on a minimum liquid speed and consequently are challenged by high viscosity fluids. To use these techniques […]
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Titan Viscous Fluid/Liquid Flow Meters
Built for metering viscous fluids and liquids, such as hydraulic oils used in heavy machinery, at pressures of up to 700 bar and temperatures up to 150°C, the Titan OG-2 700 bar ‘viscous fluid flow meters’ are designed to be fully IP67 / NEMA 4 compliant. With a standard flow […]
Titan Enterprises offer a range of drink dispensing flow meters, designed specifically for applications including beer, wines, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages.
Beverage Dispensing Flow Meters
Based upon a unique Pelton wheel based flowmeter design, the Titan Enterprises beverage dispensing flow meter is inherently reliable and proven in tens of thousands of installations around
the world. Constructed from totally […]
Critical Flow Measurements
For critical flow measurements – Titan Enterprises Ltd. has established a itself as a leading manufacturer of off-the-shelf meters or fully bespoke OEM flow systems for challenging applications.
Drawing upon over 40-years experience of flowmeter innovation, Titan Enterprises is able to today supply innovative flow measurement solutions into a broad range of sectors, […]
Medical Flowmeters: Ensuring Optimum Coolant Flow during Chemotherapy Treatment
This article focuses on medical flowmeters, and Titan Enterprises reports on how Paxman Coolers Ltd (www.paxmanscalpcooling.com) has enhanced their innovative Scalp Cooling System for chemotherapy treatment through integration of Titan 800-Series medical flowmeters.
Paxman has been pioneering scalp cooling technology worldwide for over 25 years and are […]
Titan Viscous Fluid Flowmeters
Viscous fluid flowmeters by Titan – built for metering all manner of viscous fluids, such as hydraulic oils used in heavy machinery, at pressures of up to 700 bar and temperatures up to 150°C, the Titan Enterprises OG2-700 bar flowmeter is designed to be fully IP67 / NEMA 4 compliant.
With a […]
FLowdown 8 ‘Flow Measurement’ E-bulletin
Earlier in the year, Titan Enterprises published the Spring 2016 edition of its quarterly fLowdown ebulletin which contains a wealth of hints and tips, technological developments, interesting applications advances and breaking news from the field of flow measurement.
The e-bulletin is available for download from www.flowmeters.co.uk/mailer-files8/flowdown8a.html
The popular Technical Tip column looks […]
Titan Flow Meters, Discuss the Flow Metering of Viscous Liquids
The (OG2) Oval Gear 700 Bar Flow Meter from Titan
Built for metering viscous liquids, such as hydraulic oils used in heavy machinery, at pressures of up to 700 bar and temperatures up to 150°C, the Titan Enterprises OG2-700 bar viscous liquid flow meter is designed to […]
Titan Enterprises Ltd are a genuine UK based manufacturer of high quality flow sensors
Titan manufacture oval gear flow sensors, turbine flow sensors, ultrasonic flow sensors & bespoke design for specific flow measurement solutions. Here’s a taste of our latest flow sensor systems, products and updates.
Coffee Flow Sensors – Beverage Sensors For Coffee Machines
Titan were recently approached and […]
Coffee Machine Ultrasonic Flow Measurement
Titan were recently approached and asked if we could make a $1 coffee flow meters for use in coffee dispensing machines – which would be more reliable than the current $1 turbine coffee flow meters. Leveraging technological innovations detailed in one of our recent ultrasonic flowmeter patent applications we produced […]
How Coriolis Flow Meters Work
Functions of Some of the Most Accurate Flow Meters Available
Coriolis flow meters are one of the most, if not the most, accurate flow meters on the market, but how is this achieved? They are used in critical situations such as custody transfer as well as general process control. The operating principle […]
Titan Ultrasonic Liquid Flow Meter for Low Flow Rates
Across the industrialised world there is an increase in demand for liquid flow meter systems operating at low flow rates. The range of applications that might benefit from such systems is very wide and includes offshore, industrial, medical, food, beverage, pharmaceutical and laboratories. The requirements on flow […]
In this new feature we look to bring you an example of a customer application that was solved by a flow meter development by Titan Enterprises. In focus today, farming flow meters.
In this issue of fLowdown we report on farming flow meters & developments made for Selmech Supplies Ltd – a leading manufacturer of […]
Trevor Forster is Managing Director of Titan Enterpises. His experience in fluid handling, and specifically in this case – metering batches of liquid & fluids, dates back to the mid 1960’s when he started working on rotating seals and flow meter design for third party clients. Drawing upon over 40 years of using innovative […]
One of the challenges of supplying thousands of flow meters a year is the storage and accessibility of the calibration information. Not a week goes by without a customer requesting a lost calibration certificate or in one case 300 lost calibration certificates ! To facilitate easy response to these calibration certificate losses – Titan […]
Titan Enterprises announces the Process Atrato – a new low volume, high performance ultrasonic flow meter packaged to address the challenges of the process and control environment.
The compact Process Atrato flow meter combines all the technological advantages of market-leading Atrato ultrasonic technology (high linearity, high sensitivity, wide flow range linearity, no moving parts, fast […]
The Pulsite Solo from Titan Enterprises is an affordable battery powered rate and total flowmeter. Offering the flexibility of panel, wall or surface mounting this new digital display instrument has been designed for use with switch, coil and magnetic sensor inputs. With housing constructed from durable polymer, and sealed to IP65 specifications, the Pulsite […]
Agricultural Flow Meters – Reproducibly Precise Flow Measurement Ensures Correct Additive Dosing
Discussing the marketplace of agricultural flow meters, Titan Enterprises report on how Selmech Supplies Ltd (www.selmechsupplies.co.uk) has integrated Titan 800 Series turbine flow meters into their silage additive applicator systems to ensure precise dosing of these additives.
Addition of a preservative to forage crops is […]
How do I measure?
Medical Flow Meters
In this article we discuss an issue of general interest to all of us – medical flow meters and specifically, blood flow…
Titan’s interest in measuring blood flow was initiated by an enquiry for a set of meters to record the flow of blood substitute around a model of the human circulation […]
Mini Turbine Flow Meters & Titan Flow Meter Applications
In this new blog feature we look to present examples of customer flow meter applications that were solved by a flow meter system development by Titan Enterprises. This example reports on developments made for Agrochemical specialists – Stored Crop Conservation Ltd. (www.storedcrop.co.uk) and looks at Titan mini turbine […]
Rate & Totalising Flow Meter
During 2016 Titan will be launching a range of display instruments. The first introduction will be a battery powered rate & totalising flow meter (rate/totaliser) – the Pulsite Solo. This digital display rate & totalising flow meter instrument has been designed for use with switch, coil and magnetic sensor inputs. […]
Selecting Materials for Aggressive Media Flow Meter Applications
For the purposes of this feature I have defined aggressive media to include corrosive and abrasive flows and also measurements made at higher temperatures. Corrosive materials are commonly encountered in flow measurement and they present a series of problems. Typically corrosion resistance changes with temperature, a material […]
Data Recording Flow Sensors at Titan
A new data recording version of its Atrato ultrasonic flow sensor software interface has been developed by Titan Enterprises. Easy to set-up and use, the Atrato flow recorder enables data recording via an external computer. With features that provide monitoring, reporting and management of flow data – the Atrato flow recorder […]
Following a period of steady growth, and to provide extra capacity for expansion in the future, the management of Titan have purchased a further 235 square meters of space and now completely own their HQ & production facility in Sherbourne, UK.
With over 40 years’ experience in flowmeter innovation and manufacture, Titan Enterprises philosophy of […]
Summarising a series of blogs discussing standard and bespoke versions of our Atrato ultrasonic flow sensors/meters, Titan Enterprises cover the broad spectrum of ultrasonic flow measurement:
Ultrasonic Flow Sensors & Flow Measurement
Atrato Ultrasonic Flow Sensors: Data
Atrato Ultrasonic Flow Sensors: DATA The Titan range of Atrato ultrasonic flow meters uses patented technology that enables our ultrasonic flow meters to […]
Electromagnetic Flow Meters, by Trevor Forster
In each issue of our fLowdown newsletter we review a particular flow metering technique, its benefits, shortfalls and the applications to which it is best suited. This article extract from our newsletter focuses on electromagnetic flow meters.
Electromagnetic Flow Meters
Informed opinion indicates that electromagnetic flow meters are the third fastest […]
Titan Enterprises has announced the launch of the Pulsite Solo – affordable battery powered rate and totalising flow meters. Offering the flexibility of panel, wall or surface mounting this new digital display instrument has been designed for use with switch, coil and magnetic sensor inputs. With housing constructed from durable polymer, and sealed to […]
Laboratory Flow Meters: Ultrasonic Flowmeter for Laboratory Testing
Designed to handle low flows from laminar to turbulent, and largely immune from viscosity, the Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises is a perfect tool for laboratory testing applications – the ideal laboratory flow meter.
The Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter is a true inline non-invasive flowmeter without the contorted flow path […]
Atrato Ultrasonic Flow Meters: DATA
The Titan range of Atrato ultrasonic flow meters uses patented technology that enables our ultrasonic flow meters to operate over very wide flow ranges with excellent accuracy over the whole span. The device is a true inline meter with a direct flow path. The housing is robust and compact with full […]
The Atrato ultrasonic flow meter delivers a step change in flow meter performance in a wide range of applications. It can handle low flows from luminar to turbulent and is largely immune from viscosity. It has excellent turndown, repeatability and linearity and can monitor flow over a range of 200:1. Accuracy is better than […]
This article summarises and links to the most recent blog posts from Titan Enterprises: The flow Meter Company.
10 Common Mistakes When Specifying a Flowmeter
In a recent discussion on Linkedin someone asked if the future of flowmeter sales was through online marketing? There was a great outpouring from industry professionals explaining why this approach could […]
Titan Discuss Agrochemical Flow Meters and Flow Measurement
Titan Flow Meters Record Use of Agrochemicals
Examining a very specific sector of flow measurement, agrochemical flow meters, Titan Enterprises reports on how agrochemical specialists – Stored Crop Conservation Limited (www.storedcrop.co.uk) has standardised on their 900 series meters and OG series flow meters to accurately record use of […]
In this article we look at how flow meter repeatability is determined at Titan.
Flow measurement performance critically depends on flow meter repeatability. Without a repeatable sensor you cannot have good performance. The reference that your flowmeter is calibrated against must also have excellent repeatability. The Titan Enterprises flow meter test rigs are based upon piston provers. […]
Titan Insertion Flow Meters
The Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF) turbine on Titan insertion flow meters rotates freely on a 316 stainless steel shaft and has specially aerofoil shaped blades to extend the dynamic range of the meter. The specially contoured housing further improves the meters linearity particularly at lower fluid velocities. Each insertion flow meter contains […]
Based upon its proprietary oval gear design – Titan’s OG-1 and OG-2 high pressure flow meter options are designed to give reliable, high performance in high pressure applications. Constructed from durable materials including 316 Stainless Steel and PEEK™ – these compact high pressure flow meters are perfect for measuring flow at pressures up to […]
In each issue of our fLowdown e-newsletter we review a particular flow metering technique, its benefits, shortfalls and the applications to which it is best suited. In this issue we look at Differential Pressure Flow Meters.
Differential Pressure Flow Meters.
Overcoming the challenges of implementing flow technology in a medical application, By Trevor Forster
Medical facilities have many […]
Versatile Multi function Flow Instruments From Titan Enterprises…
The CUB5 from Titan Enterprises is a versatile multi function flow instrument that can display flow rate, total flow or automatically toggle between the two. The CUB5 is the ideal device for continuous monitoring, test rig, consumption flow metering and flow switching applications.
The selection of the correct […]
Based upon its proprietary oval gear design – Titan Enterprises OG-1 and OG-2 flowmeters are designed to give reliable, high performance in high pressure flow meter applications.
Constructed from durable materials including 316 Stainless Steel and PEEK™ – these compact high pressure flow meters are perfect for measuring flow at pressures up to 700 Barr […]
Turbine Flow Measurement
Titan’s range of turbine flow meters are based upon the Pelton wheel technique – a well proven method & the ideal way of measuring low-flow rates of low-viscosity liquids & fluids. Titan Enterprises sport an array of radial-flow turbine flow meters & offer turbine flow-metering solutions – covering a wide-range of flow […]
Titan Enterprise’s innovative insertion turbine flow meters combine proven robust technology with modern materials and design.
Stainless Steel Insertion Turbine Flow Meters
The Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF) turbine on insertion turbine flow meters rotates freely on a 316 stainless steel shaft and has specially aerofoil shaped blades to extend the dynamic range of the meter. The specially […]
Titan Enterprises recently published a blog post that reviews the evolving role of different flow meter technologies in measuring injection additives in petrochemical processes, such as the refining of crude oil and the use of petrochemical flow meters.
Petrochemical Flow Meters
For the successful transportation and refining of crude oils, a whole raft of additives are required […]
Medical Flow Sensors – Unique Real-Time Drug Monitoring System
Titan Enterprises (Sherbourne, UK) reports on its involvement in the development of unique disposable, medical flow sensors for CRISI Medical Systems (San Diego, USA), a subsidiary of Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD).
Medical Flow Sensors – The Early Days
Titan Enterprises assisted CRISI in the early days of […]
Differential Pressure Flow Meters (DP Flow Meters) …… Still a Force to be Reckoned With, by Trevor Forster
A recent report [Global Industry Analysis Inc.] stated that globally one in six new systems purchased in 2014 use differential pressure flow meters & techniques and I have heard it stated that over 40% of existing flow […]
Coriolis flow meters and Ultrasonic flow meters are reported to be the fastest growing flow measurement market sectors with most of the leading suppliers spending a lot of money on research and development to stay ahead of the game. This makes perfect sense as there are a lot of good reasons these meters are […]
High Pressure Refrigerant Flow Meters
New high pressure versions of the 900 Series turbine flow meter has been developed by Titan Enterprises, specifically as refrigerant flow meters. Adapted with steel reinforced polymer components to give a pressure rating of 40 Bar, the low inertia turbines of the 900 Series refrigerant flow meters are ideal for […]
Flow Meter Calibration Tips: Titan Enterprises
Flowmeters have become ubiquitous. There is hardly any part of modern life that is not touched by these devices and because, or in spite of this, the flow meter calibration procedures are increasingly important. Today engineers and scientists rely on flow meters to maintain or improve the financial viability, quality and […]
Titan Water Flowmeters
Titan Enterprises has built and trialed a half inch bore, water flowmeter and achieved an accuracy better than ±2% over a 250:1 flow range using an external power supply. Based upon Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter technology the new device easily satisfies all the required water industry performance standards and fits within the 110mm […]
In this blog post we discuss an issue of general interest to many of us – beer! (Or in this case, beer flow meters or the dispensing & measuring of beer…)
Beer Flow Measurement & Flow Meters For Beer Dispensing
Beer Flow Meter Links:
Beer totalising Flow Meter
Beverage Flow Meter
Beer Flow Meters: How to measure a pint of beer?
In the […]
Metra Batch: Precise Batch Control of Liquid Flows
The Metra-Batch from Titan Enterprises has been designed to provide precise control of liquid flows , blending or bottle / tank filling of chemicals, food ingredients, beverages, fuels and solvents.
precise control of liquid flows: Metra Batch – Rugged, Weatherproof Flow Controller
Ruggedly constructed the Metra-Batch flow controller can be configured as a […]
Petrochemical Flow Meters
For the successful transportation and refining of crude oils a whole raft of additives are required. These vary from simple surfactants through to complex blended scale and corrosion inhibitors. These chemicals are injected in small quantities at high pressure and are critical to the whole refining process. Consequently, careful monitoring of their addition to […]
Liquid Flow Meter Terms – Cutting out the ‘Marketing Speak’
The following explanation of terms commonly associated with liquid flow metering are not necessarily the strict definitions to be in published standards but are more an attempt to describe the terms in more accessible ‘less commercial’ language.
Liquid flow meter performance can be expressed in several […]
A ‘Laboratory Flow Meters’ article by Trevor Forster, Titan Enterprises Ltd.
Laboratory Flow Meters
Flow measurement in a typical laboratory or pilot plant poses some unusual problems. Inevitably, with laboratory flow meters and systems, the pipes are small and the flow rates low and these factors introduce some unique problems. The low energy available from the fluid and the […]
Titan Enterprises reports on development of a dirty water flow meter, an ultrasonic flow meter for Graphoidal Developments Ltd. (www.graphoidal.com).
Titan Dirty Water Flow Meters Prove Successful
Graphoidal Developments has established itself at the forefront of designing and manufacturing the most advanced lubrication and coating systems for the glass container and tableware industries. Their expertise is […]
Flow Meter Exports: Titan Report Growth
Titan Enterprises has reported a doubling of the number of flow meters sold to export markets during its last financial year. During the year – Titan saw record production of over 45,000 flow meter exports achieved to 34 countries worldwide. Notable growth was seen in sales of the company’s innovative […]
Fuel Flow Meters
Diesel engines are becoming increasingly popular in a whole variety of power applications. For everything from generators, boats, trains through to hydraulic packs these power sources are becoming the unit of choice. Fuel consumption and efficiency are generally not monitored in Diesel Engines and the unit’s performance has to be gauged from […]
For those interested in reading the full text, the full article will be published as our next blog post…
Summary – Fuel Flowmeters in Diesel Engines
Diesel power-units are becoming increasingly popular in a whole variety of power applications. For everything from generators, boats and trains through to hydraulic packs these power sources are becoming the […]
Ultrasonic Flow Meters For Water Flow Measurement
Titan Enterprises has built an ultrasonic water flow meter technology demonstrator using it’s Atrato flowmeter as a platform. The new device easily satisfies all the required water industry performance standards and fits within the 110mm desirable mounting length.
The Domestic Water Flow Meter Sector
The world domestic water flow meter […]
Oval Gear Flowmeters: Choosing the Correct Specification
To enable customers to make informed decisions about the flow metering challenges facing their organisations, Titan Enterprises keeps you up-to-date on the latest literature, web, video and social media initiatives from the world of flow metering and flowmeter applications. Oval gear flowmeters are suited to the flow measurement […]
Turbine Flow Measurement Explained
Turbine flowmeter devices were historically the flowmeter of choice for clean, filtered, low viscosity fluids. Their design and working principles are well understood, they have a relatively low pressure drop for in-line flow meters and can give excellent accuracy. They are used for both lower viscosity liquids and gases with turn […]
Purpose Built Ultrasonic Flow Meter System, For Your Application…
A long established OEM customer was having difficulties with a new chemical they were required to design their equipment to operate with. This chemical seriously attenuated the ultrasound passing through the fluid within the Atrato ultrasonic meter. The resulting, much reduced, signal amplitude proved challenging for even […]
800 Series Turbine Meters – a dependable, economic turbine flow measurement solution
The 800 series turbine meter has been a very popular meter since it’s inception some 20 years ago and remains a very popular OEM and end user product. This turbine meter is designed to give high performance and low cost of ownership due to […]
Titan’s 900 & 1000 Range High Performance Turbine Flow Meters
The 900 and 1000 series ‘high performance turbine flow meters’ are designed to give high performance and competitive pricing with 7 flow ranges from 0.05 to 30 litres per minute. Its choice of body materials makes this the ideal choice for the metering of aggressive […]
FT2 Multi Range Turbine Flow Meters
These radial flow, multi range turbine flow meters use a low inertia turbine supported on robust sapphire bearings in a chemically resistant housing. 9 flow ranges (0.02 to 160 litres per minute), a choice of “plug in” fittings and individual traceable calibration make this meter one of the most […]
Titan Enterprises has released a new flow data recorder – a version of its Atrato ultrasonic flow meter software interface.
Easy to set-up and use the Atrato flow data recorder enables data recording via an external computer. With features that provide monitoring, reporting and management of flow data recording – the Atrato flow data recorder […]
Rugged Flow Measurement With Titan Oval Gear Flow Meters
Titan compact rugged oval gear flow meters are designed to give high performance with a low cost of ownership. Our oval gear flow meters are happy measuring simple water like products as well as lubricating fluids. There are several versions of these oval gear flow meters; some […]
High reliability, fast response, through-bore ultrasonic flow meter
This unique technology enables Titan’s Atrato® to outperform any other low flow ultrasonic flow meter on the world market today. It is an in-line product with a straight through bore which varies from 1mm (operating from 2ml/min) up to 6mm for the 20 litre per minute model. […]
Flow Meter Types: Atrato Ultrasonic Flowmeters
Utilising patented technology that enables it to operate with excellent accuracy over very wide flow ranges, the Atrato inline ultrasonic flow meters are a genuine breakthrough in flowmeter technology. Its rugged, clean bore construction makes the Atrato ideal for a whole range of low flow applications. Titan is designing an ever expanding range of Atrato products, […]
• End user & OEM small bore flow meter solution providers
• An ISO 9001 company manufacturing small bore flow meters
• Designing & manufacturing flow meters since 1981
• Traceable flow meter calibrations
Small Bore Flow Meters – UK Manufacture – High Quality Production
All Titan small bore flowmeters are designed, manufactured and tested in-house. We are an ISO […]
Pre-Scaler For Titan 800, 900 & 1000 Series Turbine Flowmeters
Titan Enterprises announces that its popular 800, 900 and 1000 series turbine flowmeters can now be fitted with a pre-scaler which is programmable to suit customer requirements.
Pre-Scaler Adapted Turbine Flowmeters
This new flowmeter mounted electronic package gives a scaled frequency output proportional to flow. The pre-scaler […]
Measuring Refrigerant Flow: Titan Low Inertia Flow Meters
Titan Enterprises have developed/are now supplying a high pressure version of its 900 Series turbine flow meters for measuring refrigerant flow.
Adapted with steel reinforced polymer components, to give a pressure rating of 40 Bar, the low inertia turbines of the 900 Series flow meters are ideal for […]
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Flow Meter Output Types
Deciding what output best connects to a particular type of flow meter is typically not a problem for an experienced engineer. However for the non-specialist or occasional flow meter user this decision may pose a problem as there are a wide array of flow meter output pulse types and each has […]
Oval Gear Flow Meters Versus Standard Gear Flow Meters
These two types of gear flow meter are superficially the same but operate in very different ways.
Standard Gear Flow Meters (Spur Gear Flow Meters)
A standard gear flow meter usually has a few very large gear teeth which are meshed in a chamber with close clearances on all […]
Flow Meter Systems & Application Challenges: How do I measure?
In this blog feature we bring you some of the more interesting and topical flow meter systems’ application challenges posed to Titan Enterprises and the solution we provided. Don’t hesitate to send your flow metering application requirements to Titan, here.
Flow Meter Systems: How do I measure […]
Titan Enterprises has developed and is supplying a low inertia high pressure version of its 900 Series turbine flow meter for measuring refrigerant flow.
Adapted with steel reinforced polymer components to give a pressure rating of 40 Bar, the low inertia turbines of the 900 Series turbine flow meter are ideal for measuring the low […]
Titan Enterprises (Sherborne, UK) has reported a doubling of the number of flow meters sold to export markets during its last financial year.
During that year – Titan saw record production of over 45,000 flow meters shipped to 34 countries worldwide. Notable growth was seen in sales of the company’s innovative Atrato ultrasonic flow meter […]
High Temperature Flowmeter
Capable of operating up to 110°C, the High Temperature flowmeter: Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises is purpose designed for applications requiring precise flow measurement at elevated temperatures.
Inline Non-Invasive High Temperature Flowmeter
The Atrato is an inline non-invasive high temperature flow meter without the contorted flow path and disadvantages of alternative ultrasonic designs. […]
Titan Enterprises offers an informed insight on flow meter installation
How often have you purchased a flow meter that seems perfect for your application only to be disillusioned by unclear or over-complex installation procedures? Titan Enterprises offer an informed insight on…
5 Things To Watch Out For During Flow meter Installation & Commissioning
Your flow meter is […]
Titan Ultrasonic Flowmeters: Awaiting Release…
Over the last 5 years the Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises has established itself as the world leader in low volume liquid flow measurement via ultrasonic flowmeters. In response to customer requests from the chemical, oil and gas, semiconductor and pharmaceutical industries – Titan has developed a ruggedized version […]
How do I measure flow within an environment with an explosive atmosphere
In this article we bring you some of the more interesting and topical application challenges posed to Titan Enterprises and the solution we provided. Don’t hesitate to send your flow metering application requirements to us here, to see how we can help you.
Q: How do […]
Titan Enterprises first radial flow turbine flow meter was introduced in 1981. Derivatives of this meter are still in production and being used for a wide range of applications.
Turbine Flowmeters: Axial flow and Radial Flow (Pelton Wheel) flowmeters
Axial Turbine Flowmeters
The two main types of low flow turbine flowmeter types are known as axial and […]
Low Flow Rates With Large Pulsations: Solving Flow Measurement Issues
Commonly low flow liquid movements are generated by a reciprocating motive action peristaltic, piston or diaphragm pump. Using such pumps can cause very large pulsations in liquid pipelines resulting in measurement problems with most inferential flow meters. Likewise turbine flow meters, differential pressure devices and […]
Titan Enterprises announces the Titan Hedgehog, an electronic development platform for OEM applications based upon the company’s innovative Atrato ultrasonic flow meter.
The Titan Hedgehog flow instrument has the capability of running up to 4 flow sensors simultaneously with real time analysis. The software interface permits a wide operating envelope allowing OEM products to be developed for 0.5 […]
Ruggedized Ultrasonic Flowmeter
Over the last 5 years the Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises has established itself as the world leader in low volume ultrasonic liquid flow measurement. In response to customer requests from the chemical, oil and gas, semiconductor and pharmaceutical industries – Titan has developed a ruggedized ultrasonic flowmeter for industrial applications.
Industrial Ultrasonic […]
Titan Update: Battery Powered Flowmeter
Titan Enterprises has launched a battery powered, remote control flowmeter – a version of its
popular 800 Series turbine flowmeter for companies who wish to monitor flow without installing a wiring loom or in remote situations.
The new remote controlled, battery powered flowmeter is designed to operate on 3V batteries. The new […]
Titan Enterprises offer a range of insertion turbine liquid flow measurement systems, for permanent or portable installation in larger diameter pipelines, from 40 – 900mm.
Insertion turbine flowmeters measure the point velocity of the liquid in a pipe. Due to the relatively small disturbance the insertion turbine metering head introduces to a pipe, pressure losses for this type of […]
Constructed from Victrex® PEEK™ polymer – the low cost, high accuracy Atrato ultrasonic flow meter from Titan Enterprises sets a new standard for flow monitoring applications requiring a high degree of cleanliness.
Accurate and cost effective flow measurement is increasingly important to industries requiring a high degree of cleanliness including pharmaceuticals, industrial engineering and food […]
Totalising Flowmeter For Almost Any Liquid
Titan Enterprises has announced a new version of its Metra-Sum – a low-cost, battery powered, totalising flowmeter for monitoring the delivery of almost any type of liquid.
Titan Metra-Sum Totalising Flow meter
Titan Enterprises have engineered the Metra-Sum totalising flowmeter to precisely monitor the delivery or dispense of liquids including viscous oils, syrups and non-conducting solvents. […]
Drawing upon over 40 years expertise and experience – Titan Enterprises are able to work with customers to produce flow meters of the highest standard for a broad base of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) applications.
Flowmeters For OEM
For OEM collaborations – Titan look to produce an optimised flow meter to match your exact application requirements and not […]
Titan Enterprises announces a new ruggedized flowmeter, an IP67 / NEMA 4 compliant version of its OG2 flowmeter for metering low flow fluids, such as viscous hydraulic oils used in heavy machinery, at pressures of up to 700 bar and temperatures up to 150°C.
Manufactured in durable 316 stainless steel – the compact Titan […]
Flow Meters Provide Valuable Data to Formula 1© Racing Teams
Titan Enterprises reports on the successful application of its flow meters for research by Formula 1© racing teams at their test facilities around the world
Managing Director of Titan Enterprises – Trevor Forster commented “Formula 1© Flow meters have recently become a hot topic with one team […]
An Optimised Technique for Low Flow Measurement by Trevor Forster, Titan Enterprises Ltd
There is an increasing demand for the improved measurement of low flow rates of liquids in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, laboratory, medical and industrial sectors. The measurement of low flow rates is difficult for a number of reasons. With mechanical flow meters all the moving […]
Considerations for flowmeter installation
How often have you purchased a flow meter that seems perfect for your application only to be disillusioned by unclear or over complex flowmeter installation procedures. In this issue of fLowdown – Titan Enterprises offers an informed insight on why you must carefully follow manufacturers installation pipework recommendations.
As a general rule […]
Expanding Range of Ultrasonic Flowmeters
Introducing ultrasonic flow measurement, the Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises is a true inline non-invasive flow meter without the contorted flow path and disadvantages of alternative designs. It can handle flows from laminar to turbulent and is therefore largely immune from viscosity. It also offers excellent turndown, linearity and […]
Cost Effective Flow Measurement – the Flow Turbine Meter
Titan Enterprises has introduced its third generation 800 Series flow turbine meter range. The new 800 Series turbine flow meters incorporate a wide range of developments further enhancing long-term, high performance operation for OEM flowmeter customers in drink dispensing, laboratory testing, cooling, pharmaceutical, medical and semiconductor […]
Total life cost of a flowmeter
Initial purchase price is only one aspect of the costs of running a flowmeter. A simple turbine flowmeter will be inexpensive to purchase and install but the true costs may need to be considered over several years of operation. How often will your production line have to be down […]
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Titan Enterprises Oval Gear flowmeters (OG flowmeters) provide an ideal solution for applications that require a highly accurate, compact and lightweight flow measurement device.
Recent applications that have benefited from Titan lightweight oval gear flowmeters includes monitoring hydraulic fluids at the end of a robot arm, measuring sulphite spraying in a vineyard and for medical dosing.
800 Series Turbine Flowmeters
Titan Enterprises announces its third generation 800 Series turbine flowmeter range. The new 800 Series turbine flow meters incorporate a wide range of developments further enhancing long-term, high performance operation for OEM turbine flowmeter customers in drink dispensing, laboratory testing, cooling, pharmaceutical, medical and semiconductor applications.
The competitively priced 800 series turbine flow meter is designed to give high performance (+/- […]
Titan Enterprises reports that applicants from around the world recently entered its textbook prize draw competition marking the launch of its expanded range of Atrato ultrasonic flow metering systems.
Managing Director of Titan – Mr Trevor Forster commented “Applicants came from 29 different countries showing the global requirement for flow metering systems. The prize draw […]
1. An illustrated guide to identifying the ideal small bore liquid flowmeter
A Technical Briefing for designers, specifiers and users of flow measurement.
Produced by Titan Enterprises Ltd
Small Bore Flow Meters: Performance Charts: 3
Ultrasonic Flowmeters: 4
Variable Area Flowmeters: 5
Turbine Flowmeters: 6
Pelton Wheel (radial flow turbine) Flowmeters: 7
Positive Displacement Flow Meters: 8
Electromagnetic Flowmeters: 9
Thermal Flowmeters: 10
Drawing upon over 40 years of experience, Trevor Foster – an internationally recognised authority in flow meter technology and applications offers sound, non-commercial advice on what to consider when selecting, implementing and maintaining a flowmeter system.
1. Consider why you might need a flow meter.
Common applications for a flowmeter might be monitoring the amount of […]
Titan Enterprises innovate, design, develop and manufacture hi-tech & hi spec flowmeters – including our most recent cutting-edge Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter. Our operations span the globe, our reputation is first-class & we enjoy nurturing relationships with our customers on an ongoing basis. This is why we take security and data protection seriously and that […]
The Atrato Ultrasonic flowmeter from Titan Enterprises is a true inline non-invasive flow meter without the contorted flow path and disadvantages of alternative designs. It can handle flows from laminar to turbulent and is therefore largely immune from viscosity. It also offers excellent turndown, linearity and repeatability. Available in standard, high temperature and 30 […]
High-precision Oval Gear (OG) flowmeters from Titan Enterprises can monitor a viscous fluid flow at flow rates up to 500l/min, using stainless steel, PEEK or other body materials at up to 150C and up to 700 bar.
Beneficially, unlike other flowmeters, measurement accuracy of OG flowmeters improves as the liquid viscosity increases, from a nominal […]
Titan Enterprises has established itself as a leading developer of high quality flowmeters for a broad range of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), private label and bespoke customer applications.
Drawing upon over 40 years’ experience – Titan’s knowledgeable team can offer either an off-the-shelf meter or fully bespoke flow measurement system designed for a particular application […]
Titan Enterprises has launched a new range of stainless steel and aluminium oval gear flow meters with a clear acrylic top enabling users to visually check the flow as well as monitoring the flow output. The ability to visually check flowing liquid, from the visible rotation of the gears, has particular safety of operation […]
Titan Enterprises has launched the Metra-Flow OG2 – a new combined flow sensor and battery-powered six-digit flow totaliser for monitoring the delivery of corrosive and/or highly viscous fluids.
With a polycarbonate front cover, wetted parts moulded in polyphenylsulfone (PPS), PEEK, and silicon and spindles in 316 stainless or ceramic the durably constructed Metra-Flow OG2 is […]
Designed for operation with oval gear meters – the Titan Enterprises Metra-Smart is a small, intrinsically safe flow computer that provides all the electronic features you would expect from a high precision measurement device.
The Metra-Smart was specifically designed for computing and displaying flow rates and totals as well as giving an analogue output proportional […]
Titan Enterprises has announced a new high temperature version of its low cost Atrato ultrasonic flowmeter. Capable of operating up to 110°C, the new Atrato is purpose designed for applications involving high temperature cooling water and oils.
The Atrato from Titan Enterprise is true inline non-invasive flow meter without the contorted flow path and disadvantages […]