A high-level delegation comprising the Secretaries-General of the Transport Ministry and Works Ministry together with officials from the two ministries visited the Chan Sow Lin MRT Station site of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya Line on 13 February 2020.
Transport Ministry Secretary-General Datuk Isham bin Ishak and his counterpart in the Works Ministry Dato’ Dr Syed Omar Sharifuddin Syed Ikhsan spent more than an hour at the site where they saw the progress of the excavation of the station box. The delegation managed to descended 40 metres down to the base of the station box where the tunnel mouths were located.
MRT Corp Chief Executive Officer Encik Abdul Yazid bin Kassim and MRT SSP Line Project Director Dato’ Amiruddin Ma’aris led the site visit.
Also present were officials from the Land Public Transport Agency (APAD), Malaysian Highway Authority and Ekovest Bhd which is the concessionaire of the DUKE 3 Expressway.
Besides construction work of the station, the visitors also took the opportunity to learn about the other projects which were being carried out adjacent to the Chan Sow Lin MRT Station site. They were briefed about how these projects interfaced with the MRT project works and also issues such as site possession sequence and safety.