Thursday Oct,10 2013
MMC Gamuda KVMRT (T) Sdn Bhd (MGKT), the main contractor for the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) Underground and Tunnelling works hosted YABhg Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s visit today with an exclusive tour of the Cochrane launch shaft, the tunnel and the Tunnel Boring Machine.
The visit was hosted in response to Tun Mahathir’s interest to view the extensive works that have been completed and on-going at the KVMRT Underground and Tunnelling work sites.
The visit marks Tun Mahathir’s inaugural visit to the KVMRT Underground and Tunnelling works. Cochrane site was chosen as the venue for the visit as it has the largest set-up and is the most advanced site with multiple activities happening simultaneously.
Tun Mahathir was received by Gamuda Berhad Group Managing Director Dato’ Lin Yun Ling and MMC Corporation Berhad Group Managing Director Dato’ Sri Che Khalib Mohamad Noh. Also present were MMC Corporation Berhad Chairman YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Wira Syed Abdul Jabbar Syed Hassan and MGKT Project Director Satpal S. Bhogal.