SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 14 May 2019: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be traffic diversions to facilitate works for the LRT3 project from 15 May 2019 to 14 August 2019 (Monday to Sunday) at the three locations below:
Location 1: Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (Banting-bound and Klang-bound)
Time: 10:00 p.m to 5:00 a.m.
Purpose: To facilitate pier cap launching works for the LRT3 project.
The right lane on both bounds of Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah will be closed intermittently for a total stretch of 500m during the night. During the day, the closures will be re-opened, and traffic will resume as usual. During the temporary closures, motorists will be diverted as indicated on the map below:
Location 2: Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, Klang
Time: 24 hours daily
Purpose: To facilitate water pipe relocation works for the LRT3 project.
The leftmost lane on Jalan Tun Abdul Razak heading to Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah will be closed. During the road closure, motorists will be diverted as indicated on the map below:
Location 3: Jalan Meru (Setia Alam-bound and Klang Town-bound)
Time: 24 hours daily
Purpose: There will be a lane reduction from two lanes to one lane (Setia Alam-bound) and road realignment (Klang Town-bound) to facilitate piling, pier construction and guideway launching works for the LRT3 project.
During the road closure, motorists will be diverted as indicated on the map below:
We apologise for any inconvenience caused to the public and greatly appreciate your kind understanding and patience as we build LRT3 for the betterment of the future, and in improving Klang Valley’s public transport system.
For public enquiries, please contact the LRT3 helpline at 1 800 18 2585.
For media enquiries, please contact:
Lim Siew May
Media Manager, PR & Communications
MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd
WPC PR & Stakeholder Management
Sunway Construction Sdn Bhd
ABOUT MRCB GEORGE KENT (MRCBGK)
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).
On 17 October 2018, the PDP model was replaced with a fixed price contract regime, making MRCB George Kent the 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)
The LRT3 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