Mount Sopris Instrument Company, Inc.

Mount Sopris Instrument Company, Inc.

Mount Sopris designs, manufactures, and distributes geophysical equipment for subsurface investigations.

Mount Sopris Instrument Company is an international leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of geophysical systems for subsurface investigations in groundwater, mining, geotechnical engineering, environmental remediation, and research.

From groundwater exploration in Afghanistan to ice studies in Antarctica, Mount Sopris equipment can be found in over 120 countries around the world, helping drillers, miners, engineers and researchers answer critical questions impacting both people and the environment.

Mount Sopris offers the industry’s most extensive range of downhole probes, geophysical winches, data acquisition systems, and interpretation software. Product technologies include electronics, mechanics, magnetism, radiation, acoustics, and optics.

In addition to cutting edge technologies, Mount Sopris employs best practices in supply chain management and Lean manufacturing to continuously improve quality, reduce cost, and shorten delivery lead-times. These practices have allowed the company to successfully compete globally, with exports representing 60-70% of sales.

What our employees say -

 “I love my job as an engineer because of the mix of product design and hands-on fabrication.” - Jody

 “What I find interesting about my job as a machinist is using my creativity to make a challenging part.” – Tom

 “I love my job as a production supervisor because I can help people when they are struggling.” - Steve


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Social Impact

Mount Sopris contributes to a better world by creating the technology to help solve some of the world’s biggest challenges, including clean water, poverty, affordable energy, and climate change.

Top Products

  • Downhole probes
  • Geophysical winches
  • Data acquisition systems
  • Interpretation and presentation software
  • Rental equipment
  • Parts and accessories
  • Custom geophysical trucks

Company Perks

Open book management, company-paid training, quarterly profit sharing, and an exceptional benefits package.