SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 19 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 a short-term road closure on the slip road heading to Lebuh Bandar Utama to facilitate works such as relocation of utilities, road line marking, installation of flexible posts, installation of plastic/ concrete barriers, construction of a new small traffic island, bored piling works, installation of cofferdam, pile cap works, pier works, pier head works and launching of U-Girder for the LRT3 project from 26 July 2019 to 30 October 2019, Monday to Sunday.
The closures will be implemented in stages as follows:
During the closure, motorists heading towards Lebuh Bandar Utama via the slip road on Sprint Highway (Klang-bound) will be diverted as indicated on the map below:
For heavy vehicles, drivers will need to use the alternative route via slip road on Jalan Tropicana Selatan 1, passing Jalan Tropicana Selatan and Persiaran Tropicana before proceeding to Lebuh Bandar Utama 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, 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
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 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.