SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 15 February, 2018: MRCB George Kent, the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be lane closures at Persiaran Dato’ Menteri and Persiaran Tasik from 19 February (Monday) to 30 April (Monday) 2018. The closures will be implemented as follows:
1. Lane Closure at Persiaran Dato’ Menteri :
The two most left lanes along Persiaran Dato’ Menteri (SIRIM Bound) after the traffic light intersection near Persiaran Bandar Raya will be closed and diverted for 4km until PKNS Open Car Park.
2. Lane Closure at Persiaran Tasik :
The most left lane will be closed 500m near Persiaran Tasik intersection towards Pusat Bandar Shah Alam.
The lane closures are to facilitate the LRT3 Preliminary Works in the area and closure will commence from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. the next day. Normal traffic flow will be restored before the morning peak hours.
In the event of inclement weather, untimely execution of the piloting works is expected.
The closures and work areas are shown in the map below.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused to the public.
For public enquiries, kindly contact LRT3 hotline at 1 800 18 2585.
For media enquiries, contact:
Specialist, PR & Communications
MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd
Nur Adlina Abu Bakar
WPC PR & Stakeholder Management 012-689 9677
About Prasarana Malaysia Berhad
Established in 1998 and operational since 2002, Prasarana Malaysia Berhad is the asset owner and operator of the country’s three LRT networks and the KL Monorail; in addition to the bus services of Rapid KL, Rapid Penang, Rapid Kuantan and Rapid Kamunting.
Beyond the efforts to transform the country’s public transport services via Rapid Rail Sdn Bhd and Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd, Prasarana has also established Prasarana Integrated Management and Engineering Services Sdn Bhd (PRIME) to provide management and engineering consultancy services, Prasarana Rail and Infrastructure Projects Sdn Bhd (PRAISE) to manage major projects under the Group which included the LRT Line Extension Project; Prasarana Integrated Development Sdn Bhd (PRIDE) to undertake commercial and transit-oriented development projects to further strengthen the performance of the company; and Prasarana Integrated Solution & Management (PRISM) for the management of insurance practices and businesses.
About MRCB George Kent (MRCB GK)
MRCB George Kent Joint Venture (MRCB George Kent) was appointed on 4th September 2015 as the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3).
MRCB is currently the largest developer cum contractor of Transit Oriented Developments (TODs) in Malaysia, while George Kent is the largest home-grown railway system specialist in Malaysia.
MRCB George Kent brings to the LRT3 project a highly-skilled and professional staff pool experienced in transit projects, with tailored and cost-effective solutions specific to Prasarana’s needs in a collaborative and supportive manner.
About The Light Rail Transit Line 3 (LRT3)
The LRT3 envisages to connect 2 million people between Bandar Utama and Klang by 2020. Developed in line with Greater Kuala Lumpur/ Klang Valley (GKL/KV) Land Public Transport Masterplan, LRT3 will be a key feature in extending rail connectivity to the Western Corridor of GKL/KV.
For more information, visit www.lrt3.com.my and follow @myLRT3.