Kuala Lumpur: Mah Sing Group (Mah Sing) is pleased to announce that Icon City’s office building is ready for leasing. The 9-storey office building is compliance with MSC Malaysia Cybercentre status (stage 1) and are both LEED and Green Building Index (GBI) certified. The tower will be tentatively called MSC Tower – pending official approval. Located within the hub of Icon City itself, Mah Sing is confident that the office building is well-equipped to serve the needs of upcoming businesses.
Mah Sing’s Group Managing Director, Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong Hoy Kum said, “We are very excited with the prospect of MSC Tower. The location is highly strategic and we have worked hard to equip the building with the necessary infrastructures to meet the demands of entrepreneurs. We are pleased to be able to provide a platform for entrepreneurs, especially technopreneurs, to grow their businesses.”
“Having MSC status and LEED certification, we are confident that MSC Tower is able to provide a conducive environment where entrepreneurs can focus on the important aspect of building the groundwork towards establishing their business. Being a businessman myself, I understand the importance of having a conducive environment to grow a business.”
The benefits of locating businesses in a MSC status building includes the availability of having value-adding services such as support from the Cybercity and Cybercentre Management; and the convenience of being located in a cluster of similar companies which will help accelerate the growth of the company through collaborative networking. Further to this, it will also encourage industry-university linkups and collaborations for the young entrepreneurs.
Tower 5, Icon City
The 9-storey office building offers a total of 48,833 sq ft of gross floor, with each level featuring approximately 3,662 sq ft of nett floor area. Located beneath the office spaces is Icon City’s Gourmet Street with ample F&B selection and a 2-storey of retail shops. Further to this, the office building is well-equipped with IT features such as fiber optic infrastructure with cat6 cable for high speed internet broadband connectivity, dedicated entrance lobby, 24-hour security, and a dedicated car park.
The office spaces is also designed with a clear ceiling height of 9 ft and a 2’ x 2’ acoustic ceiling for sound absorption to ensure optimal privacy. To support the MSC Malaysia efforts in nurturing ICT startups, Mah Sing has also committed to initiate the development of MSC Malaysia Incubator. The MSC Malaysia Creative Incubation Centre at MSC Tower is designed to maximize the success rate of startup and emerging business.
“We are also giving top priority to security for added peace of mind. We have installed a turnstile System in the main lobby lift with round-the-clock security guard patrols. Close circuit TV will also be part of the total security system. Additionally, the tower is facing Icon City’s Central Park, providing a much greenery, especially in a concrete jungle,” Tan Sri Leong added.
Icon City, Petaling Jaya
Located at the intersection of Federal Highway and LDP, Mah Sing’s Icon City which measures over close to 20 acres has an estimated gross development value (GDV) of RM3.2billion. Phase One of Icon City features 30 Jewels, which are 7-storey and 8-storey shop offices; 1 -storey and 2-storey Gourmet Street shops; 2 towers of Icon Residenz serviced suites; 2 towers of i-Sovo and 1 block of Boutique Office Tower.
The integrated development will offer more than 3,800 car park bays for the convenience of the tenants and visitors. Subjected to approval from the relevant authorities, Phase Two of Icon City will comprise of a storey retail mall, boutique hotel, SOHO, and office towers – subject to authority’s approval.
Upon the completion of Icon City phase 1, the estimated immediate catchment is more than 3,800, comprising of both residents and tenants. Petaling Jaya itself is estimated to have a population of 700,000 while the Petaling District’s population size is estimated at 1.78 million.
Hence, following a comprehensive traffic study of the area surrounding Icon City, Mah Sing has received approval from the relevant authorities for a traffic upgrade system which includes an elevated interchange. The existing two-phase signalized junction at the intersection on Federal Highway and Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (LDP) will be converted to free flow movement. The traffic upgrade system aims to improve the current traffic conditions around the area as well as to provide easy access to the future occupants of Icon City.
Mah Sing’s Track Record with Grade A office buildings
The Group has proven its versatility with a diverse range of projects, from medium to high-end landed residential properties to Grade A office buildings, retail projects, SoHo and industrial projects.
Prior to MSC Tower, Mah Sing’s The Icon@Jalan Tun Razak made history when the 20-storey Grade A office building became Malaysia’s first en bloc sale of a commercial property. The confidence shown in our projects by individual and institutional investors have flourished over the years with seven other en bloc purchases since 2007. Further to this, the Group also developed Southgate Commercial Centre in Kuala Lumpur which was completed in 2011.
For more information on MSC Tower, please call 03-92218888 / 017-2487485. Exclusive leasing promotion available. All are welcome to inquire.