The Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel (SMART)
project was incepted by the project proponent, namely
MMC Engineering Group Gamuda Joint Venture,
primarily to mitigate the recurring floods in the
city of Kuala Lumpur, the financial, business and
commercial hub of Malaysia.
The SMART project is implemented under the close
supervision of the Government, namely the Drainage
and Irrigation Department of Malaysia and the Malaysia
Highway Authority. Engineering support for SMART project
is provided by a local consultant, Sepakat Setia Perunding
(Sdn) Bhd in association with Mott MacDonald of UK.