|Date||18 March 2019 to 26 May 2019|
|Time||10.00 p.m. to 6.00 a.m. (Monday to Friday)|
SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 14 March 2019: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the main contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be a temporary road closure from 18 March to 26 May 2019, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. on the three locations below:
Location 1: Lebuh Bandar Utama
Purpose: To facilitate preliminary works (relocation of utilities and site clearing) on Lebuh Bandar Utama for the LRT3 project.
During the temporary closure, motorists travelling on Lebuh Bandar Utama (BU 1 and BU 2-bound) will be diverted to the opposite lanes as indicated by the GREEN arrows on the map below:
Location 2: Slip road heading to Lebuh Bandar Utama
Purpose: To facilitate preliminary works such as relocation of utilities, site clearing, road line marking, installation of flexible posts and plastic/concrete barriers on Lebuh Bandar Utama for the LRT3 project.
During the temporary closure, motorists heading towards Lebuh Bandar Utama (BU1 and BU2-bound) via the slip road on Sprint Highway (Klang-bound) will be diverted to Jalan Tropicana Selatan 1, Persiaran Tropicana and Lebuh Bandar Utama as indicated by the GREEN arrows on the map below:
Location 3: Jalan Bridge 21/64, Kg Sungai Kayu Ara
Purpose: To facilitate preliminary works such as piloting, relocation of utilities and site clearing on Jalan Bridge 21/64 for the LRT3 project.
This temporary closure will be done in two (2) stages: Once works at stage 1 are completed, works at stage 2 will follow.
During the closure, motorists to Jalan Bridge 21/64 will be diverted to Jalan Masjid and Jalan PJU6A/3 as indicated by the GREEN arrows on the map below:
Traffic will be controlled by flagmen who will be stationed at the allocated points and directional signages will also be displayed during the closure. The road closure will ONLY take place during the time period stated above.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused to the public.
For public enquiries, please contact the LRT3 hotline at 1 800 18 2585.
For media enquiries, please contact:
Lim Siew May
Media Manager, PR & Communications
MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd
Mudajaya Corporation Sdn Bhd
ABOUT MRCB GEORGE KENT (MRCBGK)
MRCB George Kent Joint Venture (MRCB George Kent) was appointed on 4 September 2015 as the Project Delivery Partner (PDP) of Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3).
On 17 October 2018, the PDP model was replaced with a fixed price contract regime, making MRCB George Kent the main contractor.
MRCB is currently the largest developer cum contractor of Transit Oriented Developments (TODs) in Malaysia, while George Kent is the largest homegrown 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) PROJECT
The LRT3 project envisages to connect 2 million people between Bandar Utama and Klang by 2024. Developed in line with the 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, please visit www.lrt3.com.my and follow @myLRT3