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One of the earliest transportation system in Malaysia was train system. It had its own unique history. It was one of the alternative apart from water transportation which took a longer time for destination arrival. In the British Era, it was portrayed as a very important infrastructure development towards economic growth which were used as tool for transportation in tin mines and iron mines. Now, its development is too significant with LRT, monorail and ERL as an alternative in transportation.

PMNP has three coaches and one KTM locomotive at front area of Sultan Abu Bakar Museum. This train is functioning as a outside exhibition where visitors can see in details and learn about the transportation development in Malay Land. All these coaches will be turned into cafe, train gallery and museum gift shop. Museum is a well-known place for public to visit and this train component can be displayed as major icon in front area of the museum. Design for cafe logo, museum shop, signage-wayfinding, internal concept and external coaches, also concept of landscape are the important element and component that must be portrayed and counted in this contest. Extra unique ideas, are welcomed and will achieved extra credits. Performance format and idea presentation are based on individual creativity.

Each requirement mus contain:
• Site plan, cross section, interior and exterior design, perspective image.
• Justification of design and concept (logo, signage, wayfinding, identity & etc).
• Pahang State Museum souvenir ideas / concept.
• 3D Model  / Animation

Contest Date
Registration Date - 23rd April 2018 (Monday)
Start of Competition - 1st May 2018 (Tuesday)
Close of Competition - 10th August 2018 (Friday)
Assessment - 10th August 2018 until 17th August 2018
Shortlist (7participate) - 17th August 2018 (Friday)
Presentation at Museum Sultan Abu Bakar - 27th August 2018 (Monday)
Winner & Exhibition Announcement - 27th August 2018 (Monday)

First Place : RM4000 + Certificate of Participation
Second Place : RM2500 + Certificate of Participation
Third Place : RM1500 + Certificate of Participation
Consolation : RM500 x 4 + Certificate of Participation

Participation should be submitted in PDF format A3 and email it to : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A copy of A3-sized Hardcopy should also be sent to the address :

Design Competition : Projek Keretapi
Pengurus Besar
Perbadanan Muzium Negeri Pahang
Jalan Sultan Ahmad, 26600 Pekan,
Pahang Darul Makmur.

Any quaries Whatsapp : 013-9526 200 (Azim)

For registration of participation, please click the Design Competition 2018. For Terms and Conditions. For layout train coach, download files below:

1.  Cafe Plan
2.  Gallery Plan
3.  Shop Plan
4.  Whole Plan