SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 17 June 2019: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be a lane closure and traffic diversion to facilitate constructions works for piling, pier column, pier cap, utilities relocation, viaduct construction, station construction and any other related works for the LRT3 project.
The lane closure and traffic diversion will take place on KM8.5 to KM9.2 of the Federal Highway (KL-bound) from 19 June 2019 to 19 June 2021 (Monday to Saturday), 7:00 a.m to 7:00 p.m and 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
During this time, the two (2) lanes on the slip road heading towards Petronas and Shell on KM8.5 to KM9.2 of the Federal Highway (KL-bound) will be reduced to one (1) lane starting from the entrance of Petronas until the exit of Shell.
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, kindly 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
Syarafina Diana Kamaruddin
Public Relations & Stakeholder Management
Apex Communications 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 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.