Petaling Jaya, 6 May 2021 – IJM Construction Sdn Bhd (IJM Construction), a wholly owned subsidiary of IJM Corporation Berhad (IJM) has secured two contracts—an RM89.8 million contract for the construction of infrastructure building and public realms works at Tun Razak Exchange (TRX), Kuala Lumpur, and another contract worth RM237.8 million for the construction of Mezzo residential tower at the Light City, Gelugor, Penang.
The first contract, awarded by TRX City Sdn Bhd, the master developer of TRX, in March 2021 is to undertake civil and structural and architectural works; mechanical and electrical services; both hardscape and softscape works; signages and wayfinding; as well as amenities in the international financial district. Work is expected to start immediately and be completed in 14 months.
The second contract for the Light City’s Mezzo residential tower includes the construction of a 34-storey, 456-unit high-end luxury condominium. The letter of acceptance has been received from Jaringan Simfoni Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Light City’s developer. Construction work is scheduled to commence in June 2021 and is expected to be completed within 42 months in November 2024.
Commenting on the Light City, Liew Hau Seng, CEO and Managing Director of IJM Corporation Berhad, said, “Mezzo is the first residential component to be launched in the Light City. The landmark development is currently one of our biggest projects and a core focus for IJM as we look to apply the synergy we have as part of the wider IJM group.”
– Construction+ Online