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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The start of construction works on the Hranjen tunnel, as part of the future section of the GoraA3/4de - Sarajevo expressway, will take place on 4 March, as part of the program of marking the Independence Day of Bosnia and Herzegovina, it was confirmed at today's meeting of the organizing committee of the Bosnian Podrinje Canton - GoraA3/4de.
Homes for Heroes wraps up with start of construction
It could be noted, though, the company's concession agreement with the government provides for a May 2019 start of construction for the project's first section, which runs from C-3 Road to Espana.
We're excited to have completed site prep and be nearing the start of construction, said Rick Barrett, founder and CEO of Barrett Lo Visionary Development.
The start of construction work is another milestone in the historic move and comes after the banking giant said the new operation would be called HSBC UK despite rumours of a return for the Midland brand.
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 ceremony marking start of construction of the Tajikistan's section of Central Asia-China gas pipeline took place in Rudaki district, 17 km to the south of Dushanbe, on Saturday.
The Colombian president, said "in October the first procedures and studies will begin, to be concluded one year after the start of construction. The project involves the construction and operation of an electric transmission line of between 300 and 400 megawatts, which will have a length of about 590 kilometers (310 will be in Colombia and 280 in Panama)."
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.