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Advantages of Cathodic Protection

When cathodic protection is the right corrosion control method it has both technical and economic advatages. These advantages stem from the fact that cathodic protection is a simple yet elegant application of fundamental laws of nature.

Technical Advantages
Economic Advantages
  • Stops corrosion in contaminated concrete
  • Prevents corrosion from beginning
  • Effectiveness may be measured
  • Proven in tens of thousands of applications
  • Based on fundamental laws of nature
  • Economical to install
  • Economical to maintain
  • Prevents costly restoration

 

 

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Southern Cathodic Protection Company announces their association with ULC Robotics, Inc.

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Understanding Corrosion and Cathodic Protection of Reinforced Concrete Structures

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