Conoco Employees Get High Tech Tools

February 26, 2001 ( - Conoco is offering its employees a choice of a free PC or one of five high-tech learning tool kits, as well as a stock option grant.

Most Conoco employees will pick from one of the following five learning tool packages:

  • Computer, monitor, color jet printer and fax modem
  • Flat panel multimedia monitor and speakers
  • Digital camcorder
  • Digital camera, color jet printer and compact CD player/storage device
  • Pocket personal computer and digital camera.

Houston-based Conoco is also offering a stock option grant of 100 shares. The options are the second grant in as many years, the first made in 1998 celebrating Conoco’s return to independent status.

Conoco is the fourth-largest US oil company.