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Founded in 2000 as an acquisition from Orica Explosives, Quest Exploration Drilling acquired a company with a 30 year history of experience in the Asia Pacific region and has grown the business to be an industry leader in the provision of drilling services to our many and varied clients. QED’s service offering includes diamond drilling, reverse circulation (RC ) drilling, RC grade control, geothermal, geotechnical drilling, water boring and slope stability solutions. QED specializes in remote and challenging environments such as Papua New Guinea, the Philippines and Solomon Islands.

From May 2015, the QED Head Office is now strategically combined with our engineering and support facilities located at San Pedro City, Laguna Philippines. This strategic facility centrally manages the personnel and logistics necessary for any successful project and ensures that QED is able to provide equipment that is tailored for purpose and to meet the most stringent of industry standards.

Our Mission & Vision

For Our Employess –

  • To promote and practice healthy and safe working conditions for all our employees and company partners
    The encourage the observance of professional conduct and behaviour for efficient business operations
    To develop the skills of our employees through on-site inductions and constant professional training

For Our Customers –

  • To be the trusted service provider in the resource development industry
  • To achieve and provide innovative, consistent and reliable services for all our customers, regardless of size
  • To conduct transparent, accountable and professional business practices

For Our Environment –

  • To minimize our environmental impact by employing international environmental standards and codes of practice
  • To contribute to the sustainable development of the communities in which we operate
  • To work effectively with our host countries and communities by respecting their laws and social customs