CHEVRON CHRISTENS ANOTHER DOUBLE HULL CRUDE TANKER
Chevron Shipping Co. has christened Chevron Atlantic, the newest addition to its tanker fleet. Chevron Atlantic, christened at Chiba, Japan, will serve Chevron's trade between the West Coast of Africa and the U.S. East Coast. On each voyage it will carry about 1 million bbl crude oil to Chevron's 175,000 b/d Philadelphia refinery. With the addition of this 137,000 dwt tanker, Chevron's owned and controlled fleet stands at 41.