Bergen Oilfield Services AS (BOS) has been awarded a contract to acquire marine seismic 2D and 3D data during 2008 for the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD). The contract covers different sites, with BOS undertaking both 2D and 3D acquisition using its new vessels BOS Atlantic and BOS Arctic. Karstein Rod, BOS CEO said he looked forward to working with NPD on these projects. "We are delighted to be working with NPD and will utilize this opportunity to showcase our expertise both to NPD and the greater seismic survey industry," he said. The surveys are expected to be completed by October 2008.