Nine Elms timeline
Key milestones for the Nine Elms project.
|2008||US Government announces purchase of a site in Nine Elms for a new US Embassy.|
|2010||Formation of the Nine Elms Vauxhall Partnership.
London Plan identifies Vauxhall, Nine Elms Battersea (VNEB) as an Opportunity Area within the Central Activity Zone.
|2012||Battersea Power Station purchased by Malaysian consortium comprising S P Setia, Sime Darby and the Employees' Provident Fund.|
|2013||Transport for London submits an application for a Transport and Works Act Order (TWAO) to extend the Northern line to Nine Elms and Battersea. A Public Inquiry follows.
Ballymore confirms deal with Kingdom of the Netherlands for the relocation of the Dutch Embassy to Nine Elms on the South Bank.
|2014||Northern line extension (NLE) is approved.
First new residents move into the area.
Planning permission granted to VINCI St. Modwen (VSM) and Covent Garden Market Authority for a new combined flower and fruit & vegetable market.
|2015||Start of construction on the NLE.
First segment of the linear park delivered.
Thames River Path improvement works begin.
|2017||US Embassy open.|
|2020||Northern line extension due to be in operation.
Battersea Power Station due to re-open.