SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 10 January 2020: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be a continuation of road closures and traffic diversions on Persiaran Kerjaya (both Shah Alam and Subang/Kuala Lumpur-bound to facilitate utilities relocation, pier construction, guideway launching and station works for the LRT3 project from 13 January 2020 to 31 December 2020 (Monday to Sunday).

The closures and traffic diversions are as shown on the map below:

Closure A

The road closures will occur from the traffic light junction on Persiaran Kerjaya (Subang/Kuala Lumpur-bound) in front of Naza College until Shell for 24 hours. Motorists heading towards Subang/Kuala Lumpur will be diverted to Jalan Kontraktor U1/14, Jalan Majistret U1/26 and Jalan Hakim U1/24. For heavy vehicles, drivers may use the alternative route via Federal Highway.

 

Closure B

Closures will be implemented on Persiaran Kerjaya (Shah Alam-bound) after Shell Petrol Station from 11.00 p.m. to 5.00 a.m. Motorists heading towards Shah Alam will be diverted to Jalan Hakim U1/24, Jalan Majistret U1/26, and Jalan Kontraktor U1/14. During the closure, motorists from Subang/KL heading to Persiaran Kerjaya can make a U-turn at the junction near Shell Petrol Station.

 

Motorists are advised to follow the traffic signage and flagmen during the road closures.

 

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.

 

–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

 

Hanita Harun
Public Relations & Stakeholder Management
Gabungan Strategik Sdn Bhd
013-5755667
hanita@gbg.com.my

 

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.

 

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