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The Irish civil and electrical engineering sectors are expected to grow at around 16%, according to the Irish government's annual review of construction. Other sectors of the construction industry will grow at 6%, just half the average rate of growth since 1994. Overall construction spending is expected to reach a record IRú15bn ($17bn) this year, making output per capita the highest in the European Union.