MMC Gamuda KVMRT (T) Sdn Bhd, was set up on 30 March 2012, specifically to undertake the design and construction work of the underground package of Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) project. KVMRT is part of the Government’s Economic Transformation Programme and is owned by the Government of Malaysia through MRT Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp).
MMC-Gamuda’s sterling track record in managing large-scale projects coupled with its ability in engineering innovation is the government’s assurance in the success of the MRT project. MMC GAMUDA has the project management skills, tunnelling expertise and engineering knowledge of having completed several big projects like the Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel (SMART) and the Electrified Double Track Project (EDTP).
MMC-Gamuda KVMRT (T) Sdn Bhd is a joint venture company between two of Malaysia’s largest engineering construction groups, MMC Corporation Berhad and Gamuda Berhad.
MMC Corporation’s key businesses go across Transport & Logistics, Energy & Utilities, and Engineering & Construction. Their projects include Port of Tanjung Pelepas (Malaysia’s largest container terminal), Johor Port (Malaysia’s leading multi-purpose port) and Senai Airport Terminal Services (Malaysia’s only privately-owned airport), Malakoff (Malaysia’s largest independent power producer) and Gas Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia’s sole supplier of natural gas to the non-power sector). On the international front, MMC is the joint master developer of Jazan Economic City in Saudi Arabia.
Gamuda Berhad has been in Malaysia’s forefront as a tunnelling expert for more than 30 years, achieving significant milestones through world-class infrastructure. As an industry pioneer, Gamuda has demonstrated that tunnels can be designed to handle multiple functions. As one of Asia’s foremost infrastructure developer, Gamuda’s core business activities are Engineering & Construction, Operation of Infrastructure Concessions and Property Development, handling over 40 major civil engineering developments in the country and abroad. Gamuda is Malaysia’s largest water producer as well as urban expressway operator. Its notable projects are SMART, Sungai Selangor Dam (SPLASH), Shah Alam Expressway (KESAS), Damansara-Puchong Highway (LDP), SPRINT Highway, New Doha International Airport in Middle East, Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit in Taiwan, Gamuda City and Celadon City in Vietnam.
MMC-Gamuda has the project management skills, tunnelling expertise and engineering knowledge of similar ground conditions having completed SMART. With local knowledge and expertise of ground conditions based on tunnelling works undertaken for SMART, MMC-GAMUDA comes on board with a ready and qualified team to take on the Underground works for the KMRT project successfully. Based on MMC-GAMUDA’s performance on past projects, the group has always completed their projects on schedule or earlier and within budget.