SHAH ALAM, SELANGOR – 1 January 2021: MRCB George Kent Sdn Bhd (MRCBGK), the contractor of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project, wishes to inform that there will be lane closures and traffic diversions on Persiaran Permai from 4 January 2021 to 4 March 2021 (Monday to Sunday) to facilitate LRT3 project-related works at the following locations:
Closure A: The junction at Persiaran Permai (opposite Jalan Plumbum 7/101 junction) will be closed for 24 hours
During the closure, motorists on Jalan Plumbum 7/101 heading towards UiTM have to make a U-turn at the Jalan Plumbum 7/95 junction, before heading straight towards UiTM. Motorists on Persiaran Permai (UiTM-bound) heading to Jalan Plumbum 7/101 have to make a U-turn at the Jalan Plumbum 7/98 junction towards Persiaran Bestari, before turning left as indicated on the map below:
Closure B: Persiaran Permai (between Jalan Plumbum 7/95 and Jalan Plumbum 7/98 junctions, UiTM bound) will be closed from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
Motorists on Jalan Plumbum 7/101 heading towards UiTM will be diverted to Jalan Plumbum 7/95, Jalan Plumbum 7/98 before heading back to Persiaran Permai. Motorists from Persiaran Bestari heading towards UiTM will be diverted to Jalan Plumbum 7/95, Jalan Plumbum 7/98 before heading back to Persiaran Permai as 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.