najib launches tunnelling works for mrt\'s ssp line
Line up in Bandar, Malaysia on Thursday (March 1).
Najib was awarded the honor of launching a large tunnel rig that will carry about 13 units.
5 km is the underground section of the proposed 52. 2km-long SSP Line.
The SSP line is the second line under the Basheng Valley MRT project and will be via Kepong, Batu, Jalan Ipoh, Titiwangsa, KLCC, Tun Razak Exchange double Creek Besi Safin and cyber.
There will be 35 stations on this line, 11 of which will be underground.
The SSP Line project is being developed by the fast Transit Company Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp)
Although MMC Gamuda KVMRT (T)
Sdn Bhd is responsible for underground works.
The tunnel rig made in Germany made history for the first time when it was used for the tunnel work of MRT Sungai BulohKajang (SBK)Line.
The event was attended by the Chief Secretary of the government, Dr. Tan Seri Ali Hamsa, the Department of Transport, Dato\' Seri Leo Lai, and the CEO of the MRT company, Datu ·