SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 8 August 2020: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the main contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform the public that there will be a total slip road closure and traffic diversions to facilitate LRT3-related works from Bulatan Simpang Lima heading to Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Klang from 10 August 2020 to 31 December 2021, Monday to Sunday, 11:00pm to 5:00am, intermittently.
During the closure, motorists will be diverted via alternative routes as shown on the maps below:
Motorists approaching the Bulatan Simpang Lima roundabout such as Jalan Tengku Kelana, Jalan Istana and Jalan Raya Barat who are heading to Jalan Bukit Kubur will be diverted towards Bulatan Kota (Klang-bound). They will need to make a U-Turn to head back towards Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (Banting-bound), before turning left onto Jalan Bukit Kubur.
Motorists from Bulatan Simpang Lima who are heading to Taman Sri Andalas and Banting will be diverted to Persiaran Raja Muda Musa, Lebuh Turi, Persiaran Seraya and onwards to Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah to head to Taman Sri Andalas. Motorists heading to Banting will be diverted to Persiaran Raja Muda Musa, Lebuh Turi, Persiaran Pegaga, Jalan Batu Unjur and onwards to Persiaran Tengku Ampuan Rahimah to head to Banting.
The diversions are implemented following the approval from the Public Works Department (JKR) and Klang Municipal Council (MPK). We apologise for any inconvenience caused to the public.
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 activities.
For public enquiries, please 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 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) 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