Cathtect Engineering (Pty) Ltd has a purposefully designed automated control system for the Cathodic Protection market. The system is a telemetry based format that by automating field equipment is revolutionalising the industry around the world. It uses the technologies of GPS, GPRS, HSDPA, Radio and Satellite to monitor, control and report field activity instantaneously. The accuracy and responsiveness is world-class, and the data capturing makes the monitoring and control process far more pin point in terms of instantaneous fault - finding and quick - correcting to pipeline corrosion. The capital saving is immediately evident.