Selangor, September 29 — Kwasa Land Sdn Bhd, the master developer for Kwasa Damansara, today announced that it has awarded its first main infrastructure works project “WPC 1A” to WCT Holdings Berhad (WCT). This project is among many other infrastructure projects to be announced over the next 5 years for the 2,330 acre Kwasa Damansara township development.
The total value of Work Package Contract (WPC 1A) awarded to WCT is at approximately RM 127 million is for the proposed construction and completion of common infrastructure work at Kwasa Damansara, a designated area within the vicinity of MX-1 (main town centre) and Kwasa Sentral MRT Station.
The award encompasses site clearance and site preparation, earthwork, roadwork, drainage works, road furniture, sewerage reticulation and sewerage treatment plant (STP-NSC), water reticulation, park and ride facility, electrical infrastructure works, and soft and hard landscape works (NSC). According to the contract, WCT has to award 35% of the total work to bumiputera subcontractors.
The main infrastructure works project would be completed within 104 weeks in line with the development expectations for the town centre MX-1.
“A total of 20 contractors were prequalified for the bidding exercise to undertake infrastructure works for the township development. Moving forward, Kwasa Land Sdn Bhd is expected to tender out Package 1B and Package 1C in November 2015,” said Kwasa Land’s Managing Director, Dato’ Mohd Lotfy Mohd Noh.
WCT who is one of Malaysia’s leading civil engineering and construction companies has a track record of 34 years in engineering with expertise covering F1 racing circuits, airports, dams and water supply schemes, expressways and highways, civil works and buildings.