Light Rail: An Enabler of Sustainable Growth for Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland is facing immense population and climate-related pressures which the Auckland Light Rail project has the potential to help alleviate. Sean Myers, WSP Head of Rail makes the case for the necessity of a Rapid Transit System for Tāmaki Makaurau.

The area between the airport and city centre is ideal for intensification by having two large employment centres on either side.
Sean Myers Head of Rail and Transit
A project of this size will take a decade or more to bring it to fruition. Therefore, each community needs to be brought on a journey. The conversations need to evolve and be ongoing throughout and beyond construction. These conversations won’t stop, they just change
Sean Myers Head of Rail and Transit


Sean Myers
Head of Rail NZ
New Zealand