SIG Business Cases & Project Finance visits London Crossrail Project

On the 27th of October 14 delegates from 4 different countries in Europe visited the Department for Transport in London. Specialists from the Department for Transport offered NETLIPSE members a Seminar on Business Cases and a site visit to the London Crossrail Project.

During the morning programme interesting presentations were given on:

  • Economics by Emma Hall and Jonathan Saks (Strategic Transport Analysis and Review, DfT)
  • Project Business cases and Economic Appraisal by Tom Worsley and Lorna Torkington (Rail Network Analysis and Modelling, DfT)
  • The West Coast Main Line by Matt Dillon (National Rail Projects, DfT)

In the afternoon the delegates were introduced to the London Crossrail Project by Sarah Perring and Julia Lloyd (Crossrail Team, DfT) and visited the construction site of one of the stations of the London Crossrail Project at Canary Wharf.

The presentations of the Seminar will be available on this website shortly.