SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 4 July 2019: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be temporary road closures on Persiaran Kerjaya (both Shah Alam-bound and Subang/Kuala Lumpur-bound) to facilitate utilities location works for the LRT3 project from 8 July 2019 to 18 December 2019 (Monday to Saturday), 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
The temporary closures will be implemented in stages on Persiaran Kerjaya from Nippon Menard building to Temasya Anggun residential area (Subang/KL-bound), and also from Mercedes showroom to BMW showroom (Shah Alam-bound).
During this time, motorists on Persiaran Kerjaya heading towards Shah Alam and Subang/Kuala Lumpur respectively will be diverted onto the opposite lane via contraflow as indicated on the maps below.
The usual double lane traffic flow for each bound will be converted into a two-way traffic flow at some areas as indicated on the maps. The road closures will only take place during the time period stated above.
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
Public Relations & Stakeholder Management
Gabungan Strategik 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.