WCT clinches LRT3 package worth RM640m

PETALING JAYA: WCT Holdings Bhd’s subsidiary WCT Bhd has bagged a RM640 million job to undertake and complete the Package GS02 – for Light Rail Transit Line 3 (LRT3) from Bandar Utama to Johan Setia from Prasarana Malaysia Bhd.

WCT Bhd had earlier secured another two packages under LRT3, namely Package TD1 – construction and completion of Johan Setia Depot (Phase 1) and associated works for a contract sum of RM185.9 million in April 2017 – as well as Package GS03, construction and completion of guideway, stations, park and ride, ancillary buildings and other associated works, for a contract sum of RM840.0 million in August 2017.

Package GS02 involves, amongst others, the construction of a guideway from Merchant Square to Suria Damansara, stretching 2.9km long with two stations and it is adjoining to the guideway under Package GS03, which continues from Suria Damansara to Temasya Glenmarie, stretching 2.8km long, making it a total length of 5.7km long with four stations under Package GS02 and Package GS03.

The works under the contract for Package GS02 are expected to be completed within 35 months from the date of the letter of acceptance (Oct 4, 2017).