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Overspeed Protection System: Design, Verification and Testing by Nexus Controls


Learn how to protect against overspeed events

Overspeed events for turbomachinery occur throughout the industrial sector quite regularly, and most events are kept within design limits, with some of the overspeed events actually exceeding the design limitations of the turbomachinery.

Today, overspeed events that do cause catastrophic damage, injuries, or even fatalities, are occurring less frequently. This is due to many advancements in their design and the manufacture of emergency overspeed protection systems, in the last few decades.

Download this whitepaper to learn more about overspeed events and how to protect against them.

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