March 2011
Railway Gazette International;Mar2011, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p65
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs as of March 2011, citing a survey by various European universities on several industries and technical associations to participate in postgraduate courses in rail freight and logistics, plans by KiwiRail, New Zealand's national railway, to train 60 locomotive crew members in the year, and the opening of a training academy by Virgin Trains in Crewe, Cheshire in England.


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