The company KLCC Parking Snd Bhd, a subsidiary of the KLCC Holding, Petronas Malaysian group, has chosen through a public competition, the Spanish company Circontrol for providing the parking guidance system for 5150 places in the underground garage of the building known as "Petronas Towers" in the center of Kuala Lumpur.
The act of signing of the contract took place last August 29th in the same building "Petronas". A large representation of attendants from KLCC Parking, headed by Mr. Shamsudin Bin Ishak (Head of the company), were present at the signature act. From Circontrol attended Joan Hinojo (General Manager) and Moises Barea (Export Manager) and managers of the local firms subcontracted. Mr. Luis Maria Lopez Moreno, commercial counselor at the Spanish Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, rubric turn the contract, as a witness.
During the last three years Circontrol has made other projects in the area of Southeast Asia, such as the iconic skyscraper Marina Bay Sands in Singapore or the IKEA shopping center in the same city, and many others, a fact that undoubtedly has been instrumental in the decision to KLCC Parking for choose the Circontrol technology.
The parking guidance system will allow the drivers to find quickly the available spaces thus saving time and will provide a great improvement in the safety of the parking lot. With the new system "Find Your Car", the driver can also locate their vehicles in case they forget where they parked. The parking operator, in this case get KLCC Parking, in turn, will increase daily car rotation, energy savings and a better image of the car park, which will be more welcoming, efficient and modern. The flexibility in parking will provide more customers and more time for visitors to enjoy the shopping mall, thus being able to shop, meals or other recreational activities more relaxed and with more time.
CIRCONTROL is a manufacturer company with headquarters in Barcelona, Spain. It is specialized in efficiency solutions for car parks and recharging solutions for electric vehicles. The company was established in 1997. Its mission is to provide high quality and reliable products with the latest innovation to the parking industry; everything under a based solid company structure. CIRCONTROL is the worldwide leader company in parking guidance system with more than 300 car parks in 41 countries, extended experience in major and small parking and smart interface with intelligent EV recharging station (almost 5000 charging points already in operation), with smart grid capabilities.
KLCC Property Holdings Berhad (KLCCP) was incorporated as a public limited company on 7 February 2004. KLCCP owns a diverse property portfolio largely within the KLCC Development comprising office buildings (PETRONAS Twin Towers, Menara ExxonMobil, Lot C Commercial Development), a leading shopping mall (Suria KLCC) and a luxury hotel (Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur). KLCCP also has a 33% interest in Menara Maxis. Outside KLCC Development, KLCCP owns Kompleks Dayabumi which is located within the heritage central commercial area of Kuala Lumpur. Two of KLCCP’s wholly-owned subsidiaries namely KLCC Urusharta Sdn Bhd and KLCC Parking Management Sdn Bhd are providing facility management services and car parking management services respectively. KLCCP’s strength is reflected through its premium assets centered in the KLCC Development, one of the largest integrated real estate developments in the world.