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TECHNICAL Visits

An enlightening schedule of technical visits has been arranged to showcase Malaysia's efforts to meet the accelerating demand for an efficient road and transportation infrastructure. Delegates are requested to select one (1) visit of their choice. Due to space constraints at the venues, registration will be on first come, first served basis.

Technical Visit 1 : Mass Rapid Transit -Putrajaya Line   Technical Visit 3 : Traffic Management Centre
Technical Visit 1

The Putrajaya Line when commissioned will serve a corridor with a population of around two (2) million stretching from Kwasa Damansara to Putrajaya, Malaysia’s federal administrative centre. It will have a daily ridership of more than 500,000 passengers. The 57.7 km alignment will have 44.2 km of elevated tracks and 13.5 km running through underground tunnels with 36 operational stations of which 27 are elevated and nine (9) underground. There will be 10 interchange and connecting stations enabling commuters to transfer from the Putrajaya Line to existing and future rail lines, including the proposed Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail.
  Technical visits 3

The Traffic Management Centre (TMC) located at the Malaysian Highway Authority is a national traffic control centre that consolidates traffic control and surveillance functions for all toll highway networks. TMC also integrates and coordinates real-time traffic information from all toll highway concessionaires. The centre is equipped with the Intelligent Transportation System and provides real time traffic information to highway users via variable message signboards, portal web, closed circuit TV, short messaging system and multimedia messaging systems. TMC also liaises with relevant authorities and provides tow truck services for faster incident / breakdown clearance on the highways.


Technical Visit 2 : Setiawangsa - Pantai Expressway
 

Technical Visit 4 : Damansara-Shah Alam Elevated Expressway (DASH)


The alignment of 29.8 kilometre-long Setiawangsa-Pantai Expressway (SPE) will traverse north to south of Kuala Lumpur and will serve areas such as University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Wangsa Maju, Setiawangsa, Ampang, the Tun Razak Exchange & Bandar Malaysia development corridor and Kerinchi. The dual-two carriageway with seven (7) interchanges and two (2) ramps allows for the provision of intercept park and ride stations.

The SPE is expected to provide an alternative route for road users with improved and more efcient trafc dispersal system in and around Kuala Lumpur city centre to complement and relief peak hour congestion on existing arterial roads and expressways along its proposed alignment.
 

This 16.25 km expressway, from Puncak Perdana in the west to Damansara Perdana in the east, is a combination of at-grade and elevated structure comprising dual 2 and 3-lane carriageway. The new alignment traverses through Nusa Rhu, Sunway Kayangan, Sunway Alam Suria and SPK Cahaya development areas. It links these development areas to Subang through several interchanges and eventually to the highly developed residential and business centres at Kota Damansara, Mutiara Damansara and Damansara Perdana. The expressway is well-connected to the existing highways such as Guthrie Corridor Expressway, New Klang Valley Expressway, Lebuhraya Damansara Puchong and Sprint Expressway thereby maximising its coverage and providing road users with more travel alternatives.


Technical Visit 5 : Merdeka 118 Tower
   
118 tower The iconic 118-storey Merdeka 118 tower is located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. With a completed height of 678.9 metres, this commanding tower now stands as the tallest in Southeast Asia. The development, once fully completed, will provide seamless connectivity for visitor access. The precinct is directly connected to the newly built Merdeka MRT Station, two LRT stations, Plaza Rakyat and Hang Tuah, as well as two monorail stations, Maharajalela and Hang Tuah. The whole development will also be directly linked to Jalan Syed Putra, Jalan Damansara and Jalan Istana via the Beleld Tunnel which will be a 2-storey underground tunnel passing underneath Kampung Attap and Jalan Maharajalela, all the way to the basement of the precinct. Merdeka 118 tower’s futuristic and symbolic design embraces Malaysia’s rich history and diverse cultures.
 
For further enquiries, please contact:

Email: tech.visits@11mrc.com

Tel: +6012 609 3559
(Ir. Dr. Nur Syahriza binti Muhamad Nor)
Tel: +6012 775 2864 (Ir. Ahmad Faiz bin Raup)
Tel: +6016 287 3371 (Ir. Foo Kam Fai)









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