Umar Ali

Umar Ali is Verdict's specialist writer covering the offshore oil and gas industry.

All articles by Umar Ali

  1. NPD presents report on High North offshore activity

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) presented a report on petroleum activity in the High North at the Barents Sea conference…
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    2 Apr
  2. Five exploration technologies for the offshore industry

    The offshore oil and gas industry has changed significantly in recent years, and companies are innovating to meet challenges such…
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    2 Apr
  3. SeaBird secures two offshore survey contracts

    Seismic data provider SeaBird Exploration has secured two offshore survey contracts, one in West Africa and one in the Gulf…
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    1 Apr
  4. Vår Energi sells North Sea licence shares

    Norwegian oil and gas exploration and production company Vår Energi has agreed to sell its interests in six North Sea…
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    1 Apr
  5. Hurricane Energy results: ‘Exciting period ahead’ despite $61m loss

    UK-based oil and gas exploration company Hurricane Energy has announced its final audited results for 2018, expecting an “exciting period”…
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    28 Mar
  6. Lundin submits development plan for Solveig field offshore Norway

    Swedish exploration and production company Lundin Petroleum has submitted a plan of development and operation (PDO) for the Solveig oilfield…
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    27 Mar
  7. BP establishes $100m fund for emissions reductions projects

    BP has established a $100m fund for projects to deliver reductions in greenhouse gas emissions in its upstream oil and…
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    27 Mar
  8. Independent Oil & Gas rejects RockRose offer

    Independent Oil & Gas (IOG) has rejected a £40m offer from UK-based oil and gas company Rockrose Energy to acquire…
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    26 Mar
  9. Woodside and the Australian Space Agency sign technology collaboration

    Australian exploration and production company Woodside and the Australian Space Agency have announced that they will collaborate to promote technology…
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    26 Mar
  10. Cyclone Veronica halts Jadestone Energy and Woodside operations

    Oil and gas production companies Jadestone Energy and Woodside have been forced to pause operations offshore Australia due to severe…
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    25 Mar
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