Up and running
Up and running = be functioning; to be actively working (estar funcionando)
That new plant will provide many new jobs as soon as it’s up and running.
Aquela nova fábrica vai gerar muitos novos empregos assim que estiver funcionando.
José Roberto A. Igreja is the author and co-author of several ELT books, including:
A BRAND-NEW ELT BOOK!
600 Phrasal Verbs (with Jonathan T. Hogan)
Fluent Business English (with Robert C. Young)
English for Job Interviews (with Robert C. Young)
Fale Inglês como um Americano (with Robert C. Young)
American Idioms! (with Joe Bailey Noble III)