CIP Composite are laminated polymer materials made by impregnating textile with thermoset resins. The physical properties of CIP materials make them superior bearing materials. CIP Composites offer design engineers an attractive, cost effective alternative to the traditional materials used for bushings, bearings, wear pads, and thrust washers, such as bronze or nylon. CIP Composites are only 1/6 the weight of steel, easily machined, have good dimensional stability and do not contain harmful or toxic materials.

Columbia Industrial Products (CIP) is dedicated to providing you with the highest quality composite bearing materials in conjunction with superior customer service.  CIP is committed to building sustainable relationships that you can rely on when you need it most.  From quick quotes to short lead times, we are a custom manufacturing house in business specifically to serve and solve bearing and wearing challenges.  We build honest personal relationships that start from the first inquiry and extend beyond the shipment of the order.

We believe…our success depends on your success.