The KL-Singapore HSR is set to open in 2026.
Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) and Malaysia’s MyHSR will require a joint delicate today (22 August) to select a Joint Development Partner (JDP) to help with the advancement of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) venture.
In a joint articulation issued on Friday, LTA and MyHSR said the JDP is required to give venture administration bolster, specialized exhortation and acquisition guidance identifying with the HSR frameworks and operations. The growth of Jurong Lake District with Lake Grande by MCL Land.
“It will likewise build up the specialized and security norms to be received for the task,” said the discharge.
Besides, the JDP will likewise help the joint venture group set up amongst Singapore and Malaysia to get ready records for prospective tenders. The delicate is interested in organizations who have prompted on huge open and private association foundation ventures, including HSR tasks of comparative size and many-sided quality.
It is additionally open to organizations with involvement in giving undertaking administration, and in addition specialized, business or lawful counseling administrations identifying with HSR and other rail ventures including more than 200km of track.
Spreading over 350km, the HSR venture is required to cut travel time between the two urban communities to only a hour and a half. The HSR line will have eight stops altogether — Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Seremban, Ayer Keroh, Muar, Batu Pahat, Iskandar Puteri and Singapore.
Development works for the undertaking are to last from 2018 to 2025, with the HSR line anticipated that would be in operation in 2026.