SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 2 OCTOBER 2019: MRCB George Kent, the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be lane closures and traffic diversions to facilitate utilities relocation, road widening, pier column construction and guideway launching works for the LRT3 project on Persiaran Kerjaya (both Shah Alam-bound and Kuala Lumpur/Subang-bound) from 5 October 2019 to 4 January 2020 (Monday to Saturday), 9:00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
The closures will be implemented in stages, and each stage will be conducted concurrently starting from the median strip between DRB Hicom and Masjid An-Nur Temasya until the median strip and left lane on Persiaran Kerjaya in front of Accentra Glenmarie.
Stage 1 until Stage 5
The road closures from Temasya 8 to Masjid An-Nur Temasya are to facilitate pier column construction works and guideway launching works at the median strip.
There will be a lane closure in front of Accentra Glenmarie. The lane diversion from the slip road on Jalan Presiden U1/1 until Accentra Glenmarie is to facilitate utilities relocation and road widening works.
The road closures and traffic diversions are as shown 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.
Lim Siew May
Media Manager, PR & Communications
MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd
Salmi Azuriza Che Ali
WCT Construction Sdn Bhd
PR & Stakeholder Management
ABOUT MRCB GEORGE KENT (MRCB GK)
MRCB George Kent Joint Venture (MRCB George Kent) was appointed on 4th 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)
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.