Dorian LPG Ltd. Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Revenues of $91.6 Million

Dorian LPG Ltd., a leading owner and operator of modern very large gas carriers (“VLGCs”), reported its financial results for the three and six months ended September 30, 2019. Highlights for the Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Revenues of $91.6 million and Time Charter Equivalent (“TCE”)(1) rate...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/dorian-lpg-ltd-announces-second-quarter-fiscal-year-2020-revenues-of-91-6-million/

Remains Of WWII Coast Guard POW Return Home After 77 Years

Remains Of WWII Coast Guard POW Return Home After 77 Years

Lt. James Crotty as an ensign aboard a Coast Guard cutter. Crotty served aboard several cutters and on both coasts of the U.S. including Alaska before departing for the South Pacific. Photo courtesy of the MacArthur Memorial Library, Norfolk, Virginia.

The remains of Lt. Thomas Crotty are scheduled to arrive in his hometown Buffalo, N.Y. on Friday, 77 years after dying in a Japanese prisoner of war camp.

Japanese captured Crotty after the fall of Corregidor, where he fought alongside Navy, Marine...

https://news.usni.org/2019/10/31/remains-of-wwii-coast-guard-pow-return-home-after-77-years

Hurtigruten Tests Biodiesel

Cruise line Hurtigruten has started testing biodiesel on board the ship MS Polarlys. The palm-oil-free fuel can potentially reduce emissions with 95 percent.

The company is aiming to be emission-free and also wants an international ban of use of heavy fuel oil in the Arctic and along the Norwegian Coast. 

In July, Hurtigruten introduced the world’s first hybrid electric–powered expedition cruise ship, MS Roald Amundsen. MS Fridtjof Nansen will follow in the spring of 2020, and several existing...

https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/hurtigruten-tests-biodiesel