Films and Interviews

Films and interviews involving Chris or about his projects (or adventures!).

2020 - Everesting 10k New!
 94.31 MB
 11-08-2020

Not work related. This is a short video of Chris doing an 'Everesting' where he rode his bicycle wih 8,848 m of climbing in a single activity. He went on to do just over 10,000 m of climbing, one of only 5 people his age (over 60) to ever do this (crazy!) event.

Film describing our Vanuatu Aviation Investment Project which was started in 2015 after Cyclone Pam, and Air New Zealand cancelled flights due to the state of the runway. Describes the broader social benefits from investments like these.

Video describing the Kiribati Road Rehabilitation Project's benefits to the local community.

2015 - Tonga - Reconstructing Ha'apai After Cyclone Ian
 324 Downloads
 36.79 MB
 25-06-2019

Film on the World Bank financed Tonga Cyclone Ian Reconstruction and Climate Resilience Project.

2013 - Tuvalu Aviation Runway Interview
 327 Downloads
 10.88 MB
 25-06-2019

Interview on the unique situation in Tuvalu where the runway - which is used twice a week for aircraft - is the local playground for the rest of the time, and how we need to preserve that.

2012 - Armenia - Video on Lifeline Improvement Project
 701 Downloads
 19.49 MB
 25-06-2019

Short video from Armenia showing the social benefits from improving roads under the lifeline road improvement project. The full video is athttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXJ3-vj1af4

2009 - Georgia East-West Highway Project New!
 16.12 MB
 11-08-2020

Short film on the Third East West Highway project in Georgia.

2009 - Armenia - Lifeline Road Project
 690 Downloads
 96.06 MB
 25-06-2019

A series of videos compiled from photo montages of the identification mission for the Armenia Lifeline Improvement Project. These roads were visited in January so not exactly a pleasant time for checking out roads!

2007 - Taiyuan Interview
 698 Downloads
 30.83 MB
 25-06-2019

An interview on China television discussing the Taiyuan Urban Transport project.

2005 - Riding the Xiaoxiang Expressway
 733 Downloads
 44.18 MB
 25-06-2019

While working in China, we completed a 220 km expressway. What better way to do my final inspection except on my bike? Our counterparts organized it and several dozen of us set off on the rain. This made the local TV news and the clip was filmed by the camera crew. A cyclists dream to have a brand new, empty expressway to ride!

1998 - ROMDAS System Overview New!
 45.98 MB
 11-08-2020

A video showing the ROMDAS (ROad Measurement Data Acquisition System) that I developed and sold from 1989 until I joined the World Bank in 2003. If you look closely you can see our cat Aslan photobombing the video :-)