Open Minds Open Doors

At Dril-Quip, diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) broaden thinking and stimulate innovation. DEI empowers collaboration, directly influencing our ability to build better products and approach challenges differently. It helps us attract new customers and succeed in new markets while strengthening the foundation of our corporate framework.


The full spectrum of demographic characteristics, backgrounds, ideas, and opinions that set each of us apart


The fair treatment of all while striving to identify and eliminate inequities and barriers to success


The extent to which people feel valued, respected, and encouraged to participate as a unique and authentic individual

DEI At Every Level

Throughout our company, DEI defines our workplace culture and includes accountability measures for integrating these values into our business.

A diverse group of Dril-Quip employees standing around cubicles

Roles And Responsibilities

Our Executive Team

  • Sponsors Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)
  • Articulates the importance of DEI, ethics, and honesty
  • Acts as an ally
  • Sponsors educational opportunities
  • Monitors DEI metrics

Our Managers

  • Act as an ally
  • Ensure development plans are created and executed
  • Hold people accountable for behaviors
  • Recognize role models

Our Human Resources

  • Identify role models
  • Identify potential blind spots
  • Provide coaching
  • Promote ERGs and community involvement
  • Lead training, where needed
  • Monitor DEI Dashboard metrics
  • Acts as an ally

Our Employees

  • Participate in training
  • Contribute to a positive work environment
  • Get involved in ERGs and community activities
  • Act as an ally – see something, say something

Diversity Is More Than Quotas

At Dril-Quip, our DEI approach focuses on embedding diversity in our corporate culture—to attract top talent, drive higher retention and increase employee engagement. We design our policies and practices to support this approach through mutual respect, training, and other activities.

DEI Education

At every level, Dril-Quip employees participate in online and in-person training. This provides a deep understanding of our corporate values, DEI objectives, awareness and acceptance requirements, along with the tools for implementing these practices daily.

A Dril-Quip employee participating in an online training session at a computer

A younger and older Dril-quip employees in a discussion

Equal Opportunity And Nondiscrimination

With a long-standing commitment to transparency and nondiscriminatory employment practices, Dril-Quip provides employees with fair and equitable consideration on benefits, training, compensation, privileges, and other employment matters regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected under applicable law.

Our People

With a workforce in the U.S., Europe, Latin America, and Asia Pacific, we are committed to DEI on a global scale. To that end, we strive to improve female and minority representation across the organization, including leadership, actively recruiting, training, and developing accordingly.

2022 Headcount by Region*

57% (↑6%)

of our workforce is international


countries in which we operate

 A map of the world showing DEI's global presence

*Note: The percentages in the map above reflect the areas with the largest employee populations.

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