KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MyHSR Corporation Sdn Bhd (MyHSR) has selected CH2M as its technical advisor for the iconic cross-border project, Kuala Lumpur–Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) project.
Following the recent signing of the Memorandum of Understanding on the project by both the Malaysian and Singaporean governments, MyHSR has proceeded to award its Technical Advisory Services tender to CH2M.
CH2M, with its sub-consultant PwC, will support MyHSR to develop the project, including working on the planning and design of the Malaysian section of the project, and assisting with the project management aspects of the project.
MyHSR Corporation CEO, Mohd Nur Ismal Mohamed Kamal welcomed CH2M into the project, "We have a challenging task ahead and with this appointment, we would be better equipped. We expect CH2M to bring its global expertise and its experience working on HSR projects for the KL-SG HSR."
Added CH2M Programme Director Mark Loader, "CH2M is an established member of the Malaysian engineering community, with a continued presence in Kuala Lumpur since the 1960s. We understand the challenges associated with delivering this nationally significant programme based on our depth of experience with High Speed 1 and 2 in the UK. Our team will bring a partnership approach to MyHSR, combining international rail expertise with our local understanding to provide the leadership and capabilities to ensure the project is delivered successfully."
About MyHSR Corporation Sdn Bhd
MyHSR Corporation is a company responsible for the development and promotion of the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore HSR project. Incorporated as a company wholly owned by the Ministry of Finance, MyHSR Corporation is the project delivery vehicle accountable for the definition of the technical and commercial aspects of the HSR project. Connect with MyHSR at www.myhsr.com.my
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