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Review: 2018

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Top 10 most-read news stories of 2018: Carillion, Lagan and late paymentSubscription

A look back at the most-read news stories in 2018, from Carillion’s collapse, to the CN100.

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HS2's Old Oak Common station: How to build a mega-projectSubscription

Construction News takes a tour of a mega-project with HS2 Old Oak Common project director Matthew Botelle to find out how it will be built.

Roundtable: Occupational health

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Your workers' health: The key to productivity?Subscription

Occupational health continues to climb up the industry’s agenda. A panel of health, safety and environment experts came together to define the problem, the barriers to progress and how it could address other key issues such as productivity.

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Liquidated damages ruling put to the testSubscription

A much-discussed decision about liquidated damages has now been put to the test – with implications for contractors, Jane Fender-Allison writes.

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Asbestos exposes risks of relying on third-party reportsSubscription

An asbestos-related case in Wales has highlighted what contractors need to do if they plan to rely on a consultant’s report. Iffat Ahmad explains.