Construction of Zurich's The Circle complex gets underway

Building work is expected to start this month on The Circle in Zurich, following a decision by Zurich Airport and Swiss Life to implement the first stage of the project.

The Circle, styled as an international business district, will be located steps away from Zurich Airport’s terminal and will include hotels, conference venues and retail space.  

Following the conclusion of a construction project phase in September, the project meets the quality requirements in terms of economic viability, construction costs and planning.  

Initial work on the building is starting this month, with excavation work commencing from autumn 2015. The first sections of the new buildings will be visible as of spring 2016, with the first phase expected to be completed in 2018.  

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