MALAYSIAN high-speed rail authority MyHSR Corporation and Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) confirmed on August 19 that they will launch a tender on August 22 to appoint a joint development partner (JDP) to support the Kuala Lumpur - Singapore high-speed project through the design, procurement, and implementation phases.
MALAYSIAN prime minister Mr Najib Razak and his Singaporean counterpart Mr Lee Hsien Loong witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on July 19 setting out a timeline and implementation structure for the Kuala Lumpur - Singapore high-speed line.
SINGAPORE's Land Transport Authority (LTA) is exploring two alignment options for the proposed 50km east-west Cross Island Line (CRL) in the island state's Central Catchment Nature Reserve (CCNR) due to concerns over ground conditions.
SINGAPORE Land Transport Authority has awarded the first contract civil works on the East Coast section of the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) to Samsung C&T, which will construct Marine Parade station and associated tunnels in a deal worth around $S 555m ($US 394m).
A GROUNDBREAKING ceremony was held last week in Singapore to mark the start of construction on the Thomson Line, a major element of Singapore Land Transport Authority's (LTA) vision to double the length of island's railway network by 2030.