start of construction

actual start of construction

The first placement of permanent construction of a building on a site, such as pile driving, or the pouring of slabs or footings.
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Aldar Properties, the Abu Dhabi-based developer, has announced the start of construction of the Ansam residential development on Yas Island.
Abu Dhabi: Aldar Properties has announces the start of construction of the Ansam residential development on Yas Island.
Abu Dhabi: Aldar Properties, Abu Dhabi's leading listed property development, investment and management company, announced the start of construction of the Ansam residential development on Yas Island.
The Presidents of China and Tajikistan attended the ceremony marking start of construction of the second unit of the Dushanbe combined heat and power plant and inaugurated start of construction of Tajikistan's section of Central Asia-China gas pipeline.
The groundbreaking marks the start of construction on a project that will play an integral role in the transformation of an underused industrial site into a new neighborhood.
Two have been achieved, the third is in the final stage and we are expecting the start of construction soon.
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Councilman Alex Padilla said nearly $2 million has already been set aside for the Lake View Terrace park, but he is concerned that the start of construction will take too long and costs will continue to rise.
has decided to delay the August start of construction of a nuclear power plant that would play a key role in the nation's nuclear fuel recycling policy, following a government plan to adopt a new set of earthquake-resistance codes, company officials said Friday.
Anthony Glossop, chairman of St Modwen Properties, cut the first sod to signal the start of construction of the pounds 8 million A50 junction which will pave the way for further development at Trentham Lakes Business Park, Stoke-on-Trent.
There was a sod-turning in early March at the NOMS campus on the grounds of Sudbury's Laurentian University, marking the start of construction of the two facilities that will make up the core of NOMS.
5 billion has already been spent on the SSC, covering the development of special superconducting magnets, the acquisition of land, and the start of construction of the particle accelerator's 54-mile circular tunnel and other facilities.