Govt inks RM2.7b deal with Bombardier Hartasuma Consortium to supply trains, refurbish Kelana Jaya LRT line - ($710 millions)
April 23, 2019 - by Danial Dzulkifly for malaymail.com
PUTRAJAYA, April 23 — The government has signed two contracts worth RM 2.17 billion with Bombardier Hartasuma Consortium (BHC) to supply and refurbish trains for the light rail transit (LRT) Kelana Jaya Line.
The two contracts, which were signed between Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng and BHC at the Ministry of Finance here today will see the rail-company supplying 27 new trains sets (KLAV-27) while providing a mid-life refurbishment (MLR) service to existing used 2-car train sets to 4-car train sets for the line.
Lim also announced that the deal will utilise the Industrial Collaboration Programme...