Cathodic Protection Systems South Burlington VT

Local resource for Cathodic protection systems in South Burlington, VT. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to electrochemical cells, metallic structures, steel water fuel pipelines as well as advice and content on storage tanks.

WOLBACH ENGINEERING
(802) 658-4044
29 Barber Ter
South Burlington, VT
 
Civil Engineering Assocs Inc
(802) 864-2323
10 Mansfield View Ln
South Burlington, VT
 
Servidio Engineering Consultants
(802) 860-0400
135 College St
Burlington, VT
 
Ridge Consulting Engineers
(802) 863-7182
434 Shelburne Rd
Burlington, VT
 
Highlander Engineering
(802) 872-0080
21 Essex Way
Essex Junction, VT
 
Milone & Macbroon Engineering
(802) 864-1600
1233 Shelburne Rd
South Burlington, VT
 
Vermont Solar Engineering
(802) 863-1202
431 Pine St Ste 119
Burlington, VT
 
Morris Engineering Services
(802) 862-9280
266 Pine St Ste 8
Burlington, VT
 
Engineering Ventures
(802) 863-6225
208 Flynn Ave Ste 2a
Burlington, VT
 
O'Leary-Burke Civil Assoc
(802) 878-9990
1 Corporate Dr
Essex Junction, VT
 

Cathodic Protection

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Cathodic protection is a process to protect vulnerable metals against corrosion. This is done using a small negative voltage applied to the metal. Bridges, wells and railway lines (to name a few examples) can be protected against corrosion when a positive terminal is attached to the metal and a sacrificial anode is attached to a piece of scrap metal.

Small solar energy and wind energy systems are used to power many cathodic protection systems. Solar PV panels and even small wind turbine systems along with batteries and other system components will work independently of source energy (wind or sun) for up to a week.

This reliability and economics (much cheaper than running hydro lines to any remote area) make these renewable energy sources a big player in the cathodic protection industry (a $2 billion a year industry in the US).

Trestles, pipelines, steel tanks and marine locations are some other structures protected against corrosion, using cathodic protection....

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Wind Energy for Cathodic Protection (Case Study #2)

All around the world, corrodible metals are exposed to air and rain. Replacing these structures would be a terrible expense for government and industry. Cathodic protection is needed to prevent corrosion of these vulnerable metals. This is done using a small negative voltage applied to metal. Bridges, wells and railway lines (to name just a few examples) can be protected against corrosion when a positive terminal is attached to the metal and a sacrificial anode is attached to a piece of scrap metal buried in the ground.

Small wind energy systems are used to power many cathodic protection systems. Wind turbine systems along with battery backup and other components work independently of the grid and are designed to go without source energy (wind) for up to a week.

This reliability and economics (much cheaper than running hydro lines to a remote area) make these renewable energy sources a big player in the cathodic protection industry (a $2 billion a year industry in the US).

Trestles, pipelines, steel tanks and marine locations are some other structures that benefit from cathodic protection provided by wind energy systems....

Click here to read more from The Solar Guide

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