London Olympic run-up

­Simon Wright – Director of Infrastructure and Utilities, Olympic Delivery Authority

Today my guest is Simon Wright.

The 2012 Olympic Games in London are promised to be the greenest in history. The contractors are using the latest hi-tech methods to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. They even say 90 percent of demolition materials are going to be recycled and re-used. This is involved in the massive construction campaign that will deliver roads, new buildings and stadiums for the Games. Do the Brits have anything to share with Russians, who are also hosting the Games soon? Here’s the director of infrastructure and utilities for the London 2012 Olympic Delivery Authority, Simon Wright.