SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 4 July 2020 MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that Persiaran Permai (both bounds, between Jalan Plumbum 7/98 and Jalan Plumbum 7/101 junctions) will be fully closed and traffic diversion will be implemented to facilitate pier cap launching works for the LRT3 from 7 July 2020 to 15 July 2020, (Tuesday to Wednesday) from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
During the temporary lane closures, motorists on Persiaran Permai heading towards Persiaran Bestari will be diverted onto Jalan Plumbum 7/98, then head straight before turning left onto Jalan Plumbum 7/99, then making another left turn onto Jalan Plumbum 7/99 before heading back towards Persiaran Permai.
Motorists on Persiaran Permai heading towards UiTM will be required to turn left onto Jalan Plumbum 7/95, head straight before turning right onto Jalan Plumbum 7/99, make another right turn onto Jalan 7/98 before heading straight onto Persiaran Permai.
The traffic diversions are indicated on the map below. Motorists are advised to follow the traffic signage and flagmen during the road closures.
Throughout the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) period, we will be following the guidelines of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) and the Ministry of Health (MOH) when carrying out our construction works.
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
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.