CIP Responds to Cruise Ship Dry-Dock Emergency

In May of 2016, a cruise ship went into dry dock for service which included replacing a broken stabilizer. It was determined that the flap bearings from the OEM for the new fin stabilizer would not work, and needed replaced. CIP is known for its dry-dock emergency support for replacement bearings. When the call came […]

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CIP Marine A Composition Solution

Featured in Marine Maintenance Technology International | April 2015 Columbia Industrial Products (CIP), of Oregon, USA, has developed a self-lubricated bearing material based on a composite suitable for long-term submersion in seawater. CIP Marine™ is manufactured with polyester textile and a high-grade marine polyester resin. Solid lubrication additives PTFE and molybdenum disulfide are dispersed throughout the resin before […]

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