Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Continental Laboratories, Inc. is a company dedicated to the advancement of software and hardware solutions for the Oil and Gas Industry. All software and hardware is designed and manufactured in-house using an integrated systems approach.

The combination of our long history, employees’ extensive experience and desire to develop solutions for our customers enables us to create some of the most reliable, stable and functional systems in the industry.

​Continental Laboratories started in Billings, Montana in 1954 as a small mud logging company. Since that time Continental Laboratories has progressively expanded its services from basic hydrocarbon well logging services to a variety of standalone products and services including:

  • Mug Logging
  • Custom Software
  • Rig Instrumentation
  • Custom Hardware
  • Standalone Gas Detection
  • Equipment Repairs

Today Continental Laboratories provides services in the Gulf Coast Region as well as sale of mud logging and rig instrumentation equipment to clients around the world. Through our many years of service and growth we have built a reputation for providing unparalleled customer service, cutting-edge technology, and easy to use real-time drilling information.


Our Community

​Just as we are dedicated to our business and customers, Continental Laboratories is also dedicated to our community. For over 10 years, we have been an avid supporter of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, which provides educational scholarships and programs to area youth. We also support local community groups, schools and youth organizations on a regular basis. We are dedicated to giving back to and making a positive difference in the communities that have been so positive and supportive of our own business and families.

Our People

​Our employees are the key to our company’s success. In every area of our business we hire only the best. All of our employees undergo comprehensive training on each of our systems, and are provided with ongoing education as new programs are designed and implemented.  Experience is one of the factors that set us apart from other companies. When you work with a Continental Laboratories employee, whether it is one of our sales team members or one of our technicians, you know you will be working with a professional, highly trained and highly qualified person. It is these hard working individuals that continue to uphold our long tradition of creating excellent products and providing excellent customer service.

Our Customers

Our customers are comprised of a number of onshore and offshore drilling operators throughout the world. We believe an open dialogue with our customers is essential to help us continually enhance our products and maintain the cutting-edge technology that has defined our organization. Many of our product enhancements are developed and added by customer requests in addition to improvements that are made to meet the new and changing technology in the Oil and Gas Industry. Our strong relationships with our customers enable us to provide the best service support and training possible, while providing us with ideas for future innovations.