Protecting Water Distribution Lines from Corrosion with Cathodic Protection

Water distribution lines are critical for delivering clean, safe water to homes, businesses, and other facilities. However, these lines are often subject to corrosion, which can cause leaks, bursts, and other issues. In this blog post, we’ll explore how cathodic protection can help protect water distribution lines from corrosion and prevent these types of problems.

Water distribution line corrosion leakage

Understanding Corrosion in Water Distribution Lines

Corrosion in water distribution lines is caused by a variety of factors, including the age and material of the pipes, the quality of the water supply, and environmental factors. Over time, corrosion can weaken the pipes, leading to leaks and other issues.

Water leakage due to corrosion on water distribution pipes

The Benefits of Cathodic Protection for Water Distribution Lines

Cathodic protection is a method for preventing corrosion by applying a small electric current to the metal pipes. This current helps to slow or stop the corrosion process, extending the life of the pipes and preventing leaks and other issues.

Cathodic protection offers several benefits for water distribution lines, including:

  • Effective corrosion prevention: By slowing or stopping the corrosion process, cathodic protection can help extend the life of water distribution lines and prevent leaks and other issues.
  • Customized solutions: Our team of experts can design a customized cathodic protection solution for your water distribution lines based on the specific needs and challenges of your system.
  • Cost-effective: Cathodic protection is a cost-effective solution for preventing corrosion and extending the life of water distribution lines.

Our Cathodic Protection Services for Water Distribution Lines

At Korrosionsgruppen we offer a range of cathodic protection services to help prevent corrosion and other types of damage in water distribution lines. Our team of experts can assess your system and design a customized cathodic protection solution to meet your specific needs and challenges.


Corrosion is a major issue for water distribution lines, but with cathodic protection, it’s possible to prevent leaks and other types of damage. At Korrosionsgruppen we offer effective and customized cathodic protection solutions for water distribution lines. Contact us today to learn more about our services and to protect your water supply from corrosion.