SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 23 November 2019: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the main contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be a one lane closure and traffic diversion on Jalan Meru, Klang to facilitate guideway launching and other related works for the LRT3 project. The left lane (Klang Town-bound) will be closed for a total stretch of 500m intermittently at night from 26 November 2019 to 30 November 2020, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. During the day, the lane will be re-opened, and traffic will resume as usual.

During the closure, motorists will be diverted as indicated on the map below:

 

The diversions are implemented following the approval from the Klang Municipal Council (MPK) and the Malaysian Public Works Department (JKR).

 

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 hotline at 1 800 18 2585.

 

–ENDS—

 

For media enquiries, please contact:

Lim Siew May
Media Manager, PR & Communications
MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd
03-5033 6857
siewmay.lim@mrcbgk.com

 

Vanessa Song
WPC PR & Stakeholder Management
Sunway Construction Sdn Bhd
012-232 3782
vanessas@sunway.com.my

 

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 main 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

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