SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 17 October 2020 MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that Persiaran Permai (between Jalan Plumbum 7/98 and Jalan Plumbum 7/101 junctions, Persiaran Bestari & UiTM-bound) will be fully closed and traffic diversions will be implemented to facilitate ‘U-Trough’ launching and LRT3 project-related works from 20 October 2020 to 3 November 2020, (Monday to Sunday) from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
During the closure, motorists from UiTM heading towards Persiaran Bestari will be diverted onto Jalan Plumbum 7/98, Jalan Plumbum 7/99 and, Jalan Plumbum 7/95 before heading back towards Persiaran Permai.
Motorists from Persiaran Bestari heading towards UiTM will be diverted onto Jalan Plumbum 7/95, Jalan Plumbum 7/99, Jalan 7/98 and head straight onto Persiaran Permai. The traffic diversions are indicated on the map below:
The diversions are implemented following the approval from the Shah Alam Municipal Council (MBSA). Throughout the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) 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.
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.