HSS Engineers Bhd has suspended its consultancy services on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) following instructions received from its client, China Communications Construction (ECRL) Sdn Bhd.
In a filing with Bursa Malaysia yesterday, the engineering services company noted its associate company HSS Integrated Sdn Bhd received a letter from its client yesterday on suspension of its services effective immediately until further notice.
The suspension is not expected to have any significant financial impact on the operations and financials of the company as completed work will be compensated according to the terms agreed in the contract.
To recap, HSS Integrated was awarded two separate contracts by China Communications to provide supervising services and design consultancy services related to infrastructure work on the first 213.5km of the ECRL. Both contracts are valued at RM82.5 million and RM25 million respectively.