Formed in 2001, Total Corrosion Solutions is a full-service corrosion-prevention company specializing in cathodic protection a common method used to control corrosion. The company designs and installs systems to prevent and control corrosion on metal structures and provides specialized services to detect corrosion and pipeline coating defects. It also designs, manufactures and installs solar power systems for remote locations that don t have access to an electrical power supply. The company s customers include oil and natural gas pipeline/production companies, oil transporters, refineries and municipal water utilities. Total Corrosion Solutions became part of Bitter Creek Pipelines, the energy services business unit of MDU Resources Group in 2009.