Technical Visits


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IABSE Malaysia will offer complimentary technical tours to the following sites.Places are limited and on a first come first served basis.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
13:30 - 17:00


KVLRT Line 3 Casting Yard 
The proposed alignment is 37.7 km, which comprises 26 stations, 35 km U-Shape viaduct and 2km underground section, will run between the district of Bandar Utama and Johan Setia to the west of Kuala-Lumpur. The full span precast U-shape viaduct system was first used in Malaysia with standard span length of 30m.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
08:30 - 12:00


Acre Works Casting Yard
This casting facility, located about 22km (40 mins) from downtown KL, has to-date cast an estimated 8,343 nos. of segments for Segmental Box Girders (SBG) for projects such as LRT2, MRT1, and several highways. These include 24 Balanced Cantilever Crossings (BC) of spans up to 95m. The current production includes the supply in excess of 7,500 nos. of SBGs for MRT2 and the DASH Highway.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
13:30 - 17:00


KVMRT SSP Line Tunnelling Works
The KVMRT SSP line will serve a corridor with a population of around 2 million people stretching from Sungai Buloh to Putrajaya. The proposed alignment is 52.2km of which 13.5km is underground to be constructed by Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM). A total of 37 stations, 11 of them underground, will be built.

Friday April 27, 2018
08:30 - 12:00


Merdeka PNB 118
Merdeka PNB 118, formerly known as KL118 or Warisan Merdeka is a 118-storey, 630-metre megatall skyscraper currently under construction in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. When completed in 2019, the tower will be the tallest building in Malaysia. It will consist of 400,000 square metres (4,300,000 square feet) of residential, hotel and commercial space. It will exceed the height of the 88 storey Petronas Twin Towers.