Malaysia’s MyHSR Launches Two Consultant Tenders For KL-Singapore HSR Project
Talking at an event noting the official resumption of the Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link at the Causeway, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong stated Malaysia had proposed some modifications to the HSR task and that conversations between both nations were ongoing.
MyHSR said deliverables from the experts “will certainly be displayed to the public throughout the requisite railway system public examination procedure planned for early next year”.
” The taking place S. 4 gazettement of a corridor width of 500m will facilitate added works for the project, such as soil investigation as well as utility mapping, which will certainly permit more improvement of the HSR positioning prior to the land acquisition exercise.”
He included that the planned environmental, heritage as well as social impact analyses would identify possible delicate receptors at the project passage, while reduction actions would certainly be recommended to reduce the social, environmental and also heritage impacts.
The proposed HSR line targets to reduce travel time in between the city-state and Kuala Lumpur to around 90 minutes from 11 hrs currently on existing train options.
MyHSR CEO Mohd Nur Ismal Mohamed Kamal motivated local firms with appropriate experience to take part in the tenders.
Malaysia’s MyHSR Corporation has launched 2 tenders to secure the services of professionals that will aid with regulatory entries pertinent to the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) job.
The tenders are for a land consultant and an environmental, heritage and also social effect evaluation professional for the rail task, reported Channel News Asia (CNA).
” These tasks are a critical forerunner part for the job and also have a significant effect to the overall delivery of the KL-SG HSR task,” he stated as estimated by CNA.
Suspended because September 2018, the HSR task’s building and construction was expected to return to at the end of May. It was further shifted up until the end of 2020.