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WICAT AWARDED RAILWAY TRAINING CONTRACT

 OREM, Utah, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Wicat Systems Inc. announced that it has been awarded a contract by London Underground Ltd. (LUL) to provide a computer-based training (CBT) system upgrade.
 The contract, won as a result of competitive tender with many other CBT suppliers, encompasses a comprehensive upgrade to the existing training system installed by Wicat during 1990 at the Railway Training Centre and follows its successful operation over the last three years.
 Included in the new system are 33 Wicat 486/33 workstations networked to two Novell 486/50 fileservers, integrated with the existing Wicat fileservers and network. A total of 48 networked workstations are available in three classrooms for student use plus an authoring room at the CBT facility in the Railway Training Center at White City, London.
 In addition to the hardware and systems software, Wicat's SAGE WCMI and WT&E software products will be provided along with other multimedia packages. The latest full motion video adapters, CD-ROM player and DAT drives will enable LUL to utilize a variety of CBT courseware from different sources as well as to develop courseware inhouse.
 Wicat also will provide a comprehensive support service for the complete CBT system.
 Wicat Systems Inc. a Jostens Learning company, and a subsidiary of Jostens Inc. (NYSE: JOS) is a world leader in technology-based training products and services. Jostens' stock is traded on the NYSE under the symbol JOS.
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 /CONTACT: Chris Harding, senior account manager, 0276-686186, or Rohit Patel, VP-aviation, 801-223-3378, both of Wicat/
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CO: Wicat Inc.; London Underground Ltd.; Jostens Inc. ST: Utah IN: CPR SU: CON

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