QED maintains a diverse fleet of drilling equipment suited to most applications common in the mining and geotechnical industries.
When necessary our Engineering skills allow for the manufacture or modification of drills that are made fit for a particular purpose.
Manufacturers explosives and supplies blasting solutions, principally for the mining, quarrying, construction, maritime and seismic industries.
QED is a privately-owned organization with active operations in Papua New Guinea, the Philippines and Kyrgyzstan. With a registered company in the Solomon Islands and new entity in Kazakhstan.
With more than 50 years of experience, Quest Exploration Drilling has established
itself as an industry leader in providing drilling services to the resources and
Our forte is understanding the peculiarities of working
in areas that often provide logistical challenges,
geological complexity, topographical extremes
combined with political, social and community
issues that require deft management.
Founded in 2000, the shareholders of Quest Exploration Drilling acquired an existing company with a 30-year history 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 is multi-disciplined and 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, Solomon Islands and now Central Asia in Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan.
The QED Operational Head Office is strategically combined with our engineering and support facilities located at San Pedro City, Laguna, Manila to support Philippines and Group Operations. A similar facility has been constructed at 11 Mile in Lae, Papua New Guinea and a functional facility established in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
QED can provide equipment that is tailored for purpose and to meet the most stringent of industry standards.
Our Mission & Vision
For Our Employees -
To promote and practice a safe and healthy working environment for all our Employees and our Clients.
The encourage the observance of professional conduct and behavior for efficient business operations
To develop the skills of our Employees through constant professional training and recognition.
For Our Clients -
To be the trusted service provider in the resource industry
To achieve and provide innovative, consistent and reliable services for all our Clients and Industry Partners, 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
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