Category Archives: Transportation

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Why Klang bus users do not want to go via Klang Sentral

Randy Lee Rahardjoe on 23apr09 asked “I cant find a reason why the Klang folk should skip the better facility in ther new terminal” One reason is they find it much quicker to get from Klang to KL Sentral, by … Continue reading

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RapidKL City Shuttle Presence Felt

RapidKL city shuttle buses are starting to make their presence felt in KL city centre. If not by number of passengers, at least by number of buses on the road in the city centre. Especially, the area around RapidKL’s Medan … Continue reading

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RapidKL's City Shuttle for RM2 Daily

RapidKL have launched a new service called City Shuttle, serving 15 routes and 5 hubs with 138 buses. They promised 5 minutes frequency buses. So you can hop on and hop off a bus anywhere within KL City area bounded … Continue reading

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Pradonet's multicard ticketing system

Leong She-Li on 22 May 2005 reported in The Star regarding Pradonet “Going places with ticketing system”. It’s an interesting look at this small company that implemented the common ticketing system for Touch’nGo (TnG) at ERL, KTM and Monorail. Though … Continue reading

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Nadzmi giving Park May a New Lease of Life

Malaysian Business issue 1-15 May 2005 has Datuk Mohd Nadzmi Mohd Salleh, Executive Chairman Nadicorp Holdings Sdn Bhd, on its front cover. “Nadzmi’s New Route – Giving Park May a New Lease of Life“, it says and goes on to … Continue reading

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KLIA Aerotrain upgraded at RM11m per car

The Star’s Yip Yoke Teng on 4 May 2005 reported … KLIA Engineering Team and Bombardier Transportation Malaysia Sdn Bhd are installing one car each to the two trains, which currently have two cars … Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad managing … Continue reading

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Amtrak's high-speed Acela trains sidelined until summer

America’s Amtrak high-speed trains, Acela Express, are sidelined until earliest summer 2005. The Risks Digest Volume 23 Issue 85 posting by Monty Solomon on 21 April 2005, highlighted the technology risks this shows … Amtrak will not be able to … Continue reading

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