Railway System Design for Kuala Lumpur Light Rail Transit Line 3

This proposed new light rail line, extending 36 km from Bandar Utama to Johan Setia, will serve as a major public transport system for the South-Western areas of Kuala Lumpur. 


Location

  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Sector

  • Light Rail and Streetcars
  • Rail and Transit
  • Commuter and Suburban Rail
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Service

  • Rail Design
  • Design Services
  • Project Delivery Services
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Client

  • Prasarana Malaysia Berhad / MRCB George Ken SDN BHD

Project Status

  • ongoing

Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) is the third LRT system in the Greater Kuala Lumpur/Klang Valley region and will serve an estimated population of two million in the Western Corridor by 2020. It is estimated that LRT3 will benefit 500,000 commuters. The new line will have 26 stations, including five interchange stations with existing and future public transport systems. Total transit time will be approximately 58 minutes.

WSP is providing project management of railway systems for the planning, design, tendering, manufacturing, construction, installation, testing and commissioning stages.