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Crossrail - mega project, game changer, partnership paradigm

Season 1, Ep. 3

When it comes to a brand new railway with 41 step-free stations, 42 km of tunnels, and the capacity for 250 million journeys a year – then it is all about Crossrail! This mega project is a true game-changer in public transport and will leave a lasting legacy not just for London, but for sustainable, digitalized, urban rail travel around the world. Twenty years in the making, the Elizabeth line, as it will be known, has only become a reality thanks to partnerships and teamwork on a scale never seen before.


In the third episode of “Moving beyond”, our host Sally Eaves is joined by Mark Wild, Crossrail Ltd Chief Executive Officer, and Rob Morris, Siemens Mobility’s Managing Director for Rail Infrastructure in the UK, to reflect on the successes and challenges faced during this ground-breaking project

 

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Prof. Sally Eaves: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sally-eaves/

Mark Wild: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mark-wild-32488521/

Rob Morris: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rob-morris-83b3b716/

 

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What other mobility topics would you like us to discuss in our podcast? Leave a comment with your wish at Apple Podcast. Or if you have any questions, please contact us via E-Mail at podcast.mobility@siemens.com.  

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Innovations for future mobility

Season 1, Ep. 1
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