CONOCO HAS ITS FIRST DOUBLE HULLED TANKER

Conoco Inc. has christened the first of four double hulled crude oil tankers it expects to have working in the Gulf of Mexico by yearend 1993. Conoco plans to use the 95.000 dwt tanker, christened Patriot, to transport crude from Venezuela and Mexico to its 167,000 b/sd refinery near Lake Charles, La. The ship is expected to arrive in the Gulf of Mexico in late March or early April from the shipyard at Koje Island, South Korea, of Samsung Shipbuilding & Heavy Industries Co., Seoul.

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