Corrosion leader MATCOR Establishes Wholly Owned Subsidiary in Canada to Service Canadian Cathodic Protection Needs

Corrosion leader MATCOR Establishes Wholly Owned Subsidiary in Canada

Doylestown, PA (October 1) – MATCOR, Inc. the trusted full-service provider of proprietary cathodic protection products, systems, and corrosion engineering solutions announced the establishment of its new Canadian subsidiary, MATCOR Canada, Inc., in Calgary, Alberta.

MATCOR’s Senior Director of Business Development Knut Fenner, who leads MATCOR Canada, stated: “The growth of the Canadian oil sands business along with recent issues involving oil spills and the resulting need for corrosion protection, are an opportunity to bring MATCOR’s full suite of superior cathodic protection products and services to the Canadian market. This includes but is not limited to our Linear Anode SPLTM, DurammoTM, our Deep Well Anode Systems, and MitigatorTM, our AC Mitigation products that will help protect the Canadian pipeline infrastructure from corrosion.

Fenner continued “We are the only manufacturer that owns the entire value chain from design, engineering, manufacturing, installation, commissioning, and service – plus, we offer the industry’s only 10-year extended warranty.”

As part of the expansion plan MATCOR has hired Shawn Kunst as its new Business Development Manager.  Shawn’s background includes technical sales to oil and gas producers in addition to well site equipment and service sales, providing equipment such as large storage tanks, heat exchangers and services to the petrochemical, refining, upgrading and transmission markets.

Fenner said, “Shawn’s long background in oil and gas, and well site equipment sales coupled with his proven success in business development, position him extremely well to lead our Canadian operations.”

MATCOR Canada’s new office is located within the Global Business Centre at 120 8thAvenue SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0K6. More information about MATCOR can be found online at


MATCOR, Inc. is a leading cathodic protection and corrosion prevention engineering design firm, providing environmentally beneficial systems and services to global clients for nearly 40 years. An expert in the field of cathodic protection, MATCOR offers proprietary corrosion protection products, installation, cathodic protection testing, maintenance and complete corrosion protection project management. MATCOR specializes in protecting the infrastructure of the oil and gas, electric utility, transportation and other infrastructure industries. 
To learn more about MATCOR, or call 800 768 5669.

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