To offer a complete training in intermodal rail logistics and rail services for professionals and logistics, transport and international business students.
To foster collaborative work and group cohesiveness as a method to optimise the development of logistics chains.
This course takes place on board of a train and participants get a complete view of rail terminals and ports, from a rail perspective. Faculty is composed of prestigious professionals from the sector, who explain first-hand how such logistics infrastructures are organised and managed, as well as how the operations function. The classes are interactive and the students are encouraged to participate actively. At the end of the course, successful participants will receive a diploma.
Railway Management and Operations
Legislation applicable in Spain. The law of the railway sector, regulation and liberalisation
Railway transport: context, evolution, European perspectives and the TEN-T
Transport, the environment and EMC calculations
The raiway and transport: tmZ as a bet for the future
Contracts and international railway transport
Terminal management and railway services
Analysis of transport costs
Services of international freight railway transport
Visit to the ADIF traffic control centre in Zaragoza
Visit to the maritime terminal of Zaragoza (TmZ)
Visit to the Port Bou railway terminal
Visit to the ferroutage terminal in Le Boulou
Visit to the Figueres Perpignan Line (LFP)
Visit to the railway terminal of Morrot
Participants will solve a case study in teams. It is based on a transport operation in which different transport alternatives are analysed. The teams will examine all needed investments to improve railway accessibility.
Logistics, transport management and international business students
Others (contact us)
Barcelona, with trips to Zaragoza TmZ terminals, Le Boulou and Perpignan (France)