Mass Rail Transit

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MRT boleh menampung lebih banyak penumpang berbanding LRT
Andakah anda tahu, apa yang dimaksudkan dengan MRT??? MRT dan LRT mempunyai maksud yang berbeza dimana MRT- Mass Rail Transit (Transit Aliran Berat) manakala LRT- Light Rail Transit (Transit Aliran Ringan). MRT merupakan sistem kereta api yang membawa jumlah penumpang yang ramai. Untuk penngetahuan semua MRT adalah sangat berbeza dengan sistem kereta api yang sedia ada di Malaysia seperti Putra LRT, Star LRT, KTM, Monorail, dan KLIA Express. MRT mempunyai gerabak yang panjang dan boleh membawa jumlah penumpang yang ramai berbanding dengan sistem kereta api yang sedia ada di Malaysia sekarang.

MRT sebenarnya telah digunapakai di beberapa negara seperti USA, Hong Kong, Singapura dan lain-lain. Fungsi MRT adalah sama seperti LRT yang ada di Malaysia tetapi yang membezakannya ialah jumlah muatan yang boleh dibawa dan panjang gerabak.

Seperti yang kita sedia maklum, projek pembinaan MRT di Lembah Kelang ini akan dimulakan pada bulan Julai tahun ini dan dijangka siap dalam tempoh 4 tahun akan datang. MRT ini mempunyai 35 stesen yang akan menghubungkan dari Sungai Buloh hingga ke Kajang. Landasan MRT ini dibina sepangjang 51 KM. Sistem ini merupakan sistem yang panjang kalau dibandingkan dengan sistem kereta api yang sedia ada. MRT ini juga dijangkakan akan digunakan oleh 1.2 juta penduduk di sekitar Lembah Kelang

Sistem MRT ini sangat sesuai diaplikasikan kerana sistem kereta api sedia ada di Malaysia adalah tidak efficient dan tidak memuaskan. Keadaan ini dapat dilihat dimana pengguna KTM yang terpaksa beratur berjam-jam lamanya untuk menaiki KTM tersebut. Dengan adanya MRT ini dapat memudahkan pengguna di sekitar stesen ini untuk ke Kuala Lumpur tanpa perlu menukar LRT yang lain.. Jika sebelum ini pengguna KTM terpaksa menukar transit Monorail untuk ke Sungei Wang tetapi dengan adanya MRT, pengguna…...

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