Salcon unit lands RM210m contract from Pengurusan Aset Air

WATER and wastewater engineering firm Salcon Bhd has secured a proposed development of Langat 2 Water Treatment Plant and Water Reticulation System in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur (KL) in a 27-month contract worth RM209.95 million.

Its wholly owned subsidiary Salcon Engineering Bhd has accepted the letter of acceptance dated Sept 21 issued by Pengurusan Aset Air Bhd.

The project is scheduled to end in January 2025, the company said in an exchange filing yesterday.

The scope of the project is to design and build a residual conveyance and disposal system for Langat 2 Water Treatment Plant which includes a pipe conveyor of approximately 2000m long from the plant to the residual storage shelter near Bukit Enggang Balancing Reservoir, it said in a separate statement.

It forms part of the proposed development of Langat 2 water treatment plant and water reticulation system in Selangor and KL.

“The award of the project is the testament of the solid confidence that PAAB as client has in Salcon’s strong track record and expertise in the local water industry,” said Salcon Engineering COO Jamiluddin Amini Sulaiman.

Pengurusan Aset Air, a wholly owned company of the Minister of Finance Inc, was set up with the objective of being the holding company for the nation’s water assets. — TMR / pic source: