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Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: USS Ronald Reagan

2005

Season 1, Episode 2: Autobahn

2004
Highway with no speed limit build by Germany during the great depression to increase employment.

Season 1, Episode 3: Channel Tunnel

2004
French and English drillers meet in the middle to construct a long hi-speed train tunnel.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 1, Episode 4: Sears Tower

2004
9 steel tubes of different lengths made this the tallest building in the world when construction was finished.

Season 1, Episode 5: Kansai International Airport

2004
Kansai International Airport is a man made island which is threatened by the elements, which could sink into the sea.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 1, Episode 6: Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

2004
Worlds longest bridge over open water.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 1, Episode 7: Itaipu Dam

2004
Largest dam in Brazil. Challenges included saving wild animals and buying farm land from long time residents.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 1, Episode 8: Petronas Towers

2004
Tallest twin towers with cross walk bridge in Malaysia.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Golden Gate Bridge

2004
Constructed with non government funding, which had to overcome numerous opposition.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 2: Alcatraz

8 March 2005

Season 2, Episode 4: World's Busiest Port

2005

Joe Murray ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 5: Tau Tona, City of Gold

21 May 2005

Season 2, Episode 8: Diamond Diggers: Ekati Diamond Mine

27 July 2005

Season 2, Episode 9: Sea Launch

2005


Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 10: North Sea Wall

2004


Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 11: Impossible Island: Dubai Palm Island

2005

Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 12: Indianapolis Motor Speedway

13 September 2005

Tony George ... Himself - Owner, Indianapolis Motor Speedway (archive footage)
Greg Stebner ... Narrator (voice)

Season 2, Episode 13: Super Port: MegaMovers - Port of Rotterdam

2006


Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Jay Simon ... Narrator (voice)

Season 2, Episode 15: North Branch Correctional Institution

2005

Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 16: The World's Biggest Airliner: Airbus

2005

Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 17: USS Virginia

2005
Latest US submarine 20% cheaper than the Seawolf. 6 years to design and build.
Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 18: Ultimate Casino

2008

Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 19: Ultimate Roller Coaster

2005

Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 20: NORAD

2005
North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), combined United States and Canada, provides aerospace warning, air sovereignty, and defense for Northern America. Located at Peterson Air Force Base. Nearby Cheyenne Mountain Complex.
Ben Borth ... Himself - Base Civil Engineer, Cheyenne Mountain Operations Center
Thomas Fuller ... Himself - Command Historian U.S. Northern Command

Mikhail Gorbachev ... Himself (archive footage)
Patrick Mullin ... Himself - Commander, Missile Correlation Center
David Patterson ... Himself - Major and Director, Commander's Action Group (Major)

Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage)

Joseph Stalin ... Himself (archive footage)
Greg Stebner ... Narrator (voice)
Rick Sturdevant ... Himself - Deputy Command Historian, USAF Base Command
Paul Worsey ... Himself - Professor, University of Missouri

Season 2, Episode 21: Berlin's Grand Central

2005

Jonathan Hart ... Narrator (voice)

Season 2, Episode 22: Boston's Big Dig

30 January 2006
Looks at the design, planning and construction of the Boston Big Dig, in which a whole new transport network is built beneath the city of Boston, USA.
Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 23: Ultimate Oil Rigs

2005


Anthony Green ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 24: Baikonur Cosmodrome

1 November 2005

Season 2, Episode 25: World's Tallest Bridge

2005

Michel Virlogeux ... Himself
Norman Foster ... Himself (archive footage)
Jean-Pierre Martin ... Himself
Marc Buonomo ... Himself
Jean-Marie Cremer ... Himself
Olivier Flamond ... Himself

Felix Baumgartner ... Himself
Jacques Chirac ... Himself
Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 2, Episode 26: Mega Ship

2005


Harry Chase ... Narrator

Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Berlin Wall

1 March 2006

Season 3, Episode 2: Impossible Bridges: Greece

2005


Jay Simon ... Narrator (voice: UK Version)
Greg Stebner ... Narrator (voice)

Season 3, Episode 3: Impossible Bridges: Denmark to Sweden

2006

Greg Stebner ... Narrator

Season 3, Episode 4: Hoover Dam

2006
Worlds Largest dam at time of completion.
Jonathan Hart ... Narrator

Season 3, Episode 6: Garbage Mountain

18 June 2006
Mammoth machines. Trash piled twenty stories high. Man and technology in a battle against a tidal wave of waste. Uncover the gargantuan world of garbage at America's largest active Mega Dump: Puente Hills, California. Most landfills take in 2,000 tons of trash a day -- this one processes 2,000 tons an hour. How does it do it? With mega machines and mega ingenuity. Take a spin in the 120,000-pound Bomag Compactor, with its 55-inch garbage-crushing steel wheels. Power up with methane gas... Puente Hills powers over 100,000 homes and a fleet of vehicles with their landfill gas. And find out what happens to your trash when you're not looking. You're going behind the scenes at LA's dirtiest suburb. Call it big, call it nasty, but don't you dare call it just a hole in the ground!
Marlon Singleton ... Narrator
Renee Moncada-McElroy ... Housewife

Season 3, Episode 7: Machines of War-Tanks

2006

Mark Halliley ... Himself - Narrator (voice)

Season 3, Episode 8: Supertanker

2006

George Anton ... Narrator

Season 3, Episode 10: Science of Steel

2006

Erik Thompson ... Narrator

Season 3, Episode 11: Apache Helicopter

2006

Mark Keller ... Himself / Narrator

Season 3, Episode 12: Machine Guns

2008

Season 3, Episode 13: Panama Canal Unlocked

2006

Greg Stebner ... Narrator

Season 3, Episode 14: Science of Brick

2006

Season 3, Episode 15: Science of Concrete

2006


Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: World's Tallest Hotel

????

Season 4, Episode 2: The South Pole Project

6 November 2007
Complete buildings including a lab and living quarters that rises on jacked up supports.

Season 4, Episode 6: Sinking an Aircraft Carrier

29 May 2008
An old aircraft carrier is sunk to create an artificial reef, firstly remove anything valuable and hazardous to marine environment.

Season 4, Episode 7: Bridge Breakdown

15 May 2008

Season 4, Episode 15: Atom Smasher

2008

Season 4, Episode 19: SMART Tunnel

2008

Season 4, Episode 20: Future Trains

2008


Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: Dam Busters

7 January 2009

Mark Keller ... Narrator (voice)

Season 6


Season 6, Episode 1: Singapore's Vegas

5 October 2010
Singapore's Marina Bay Sands is one of the world's most complicated construction projects. Engineers must build 3 skyscrapers which will then hold a sky park as big as an aircraft carrier. If they succeed, they will have created a city unto itself.
Roy Snow ... Narrator (voice)

Season 8


Season 8, Episode 4: Korean Superlink

17 November 2011


Unknown Season


747 Breakdown

2008

Abu Dhabi Super Tunnel

1 June 2015


John Michie ... Narrator

Air Force Transport

10 January 2006

America's Biggest Dig

30 January 2006
Looks at the design, planning and construction of the Boston Big Dig, in which a whole new transport network is built beneath the city of Boston, USA.

Beijing Olympic Stadium

5 August 2008


Lance Lewman ... Narrator (voice)

Building Green Beijing

????

Building the World

23 July 2007
The engineering, design and construction of a man-made archipelago, built in the shape of a world map, just off the coast off Dubai, the project of ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

Built from Disaster: Trains

8 October 2009

C-5 Galaxy

2005
Lockheed C-5 Galaxy is a large military transport aircraft originally designed and built by Lockheed, and now maintained and upgraded by its successor, Lockheed Martin.

Jay Simon ... Narrator (voice)

China's Smart Tower

26 November 2010
Typhoon winds to withstand, a rigid deadline to meet, and a towering goal no skyscraper had ever reached. The Pearl River Tower even generates its own power; it is the holy grail for mechanical engineers.

Colosseum

2007

Deep Earth Drillers

2008

Deep Sea Drillers

2005

Dubai's Dream Palace

25 August 2007

Eco School

24 May 2012

Ecoark

27 March 2011
Planned to be one of the greenest buildings in Asia, and possibly the world, the Eco Ark aims to be a glowing example of how to turn a problem into a solution. Its walls are made completely out of recycled material.

Electric Ocean

8 April 2009

Gardens by the Bay

12 July 2012

Grand Canyon Skywalk

18 March 2009

Hawaii Superferry

2007

Heavy Metal Shredding

24 March 2011

Ice Hotel

August 2006

Icebreakers

23 July 2009

Impossible Bridges: China

11 July 2006

Greg Stebner ... Narrator (voice)

Impossible Hotels: Dubai

12 August 2007
Looks at the design, engineering and construction of the luxury Burj Al-Arab Hotel, built of the coast of Dubai.
J.V. Martin ... Narrator

Incredible Islands: Dubai

6 July 2006
Examines the enormous engineering project in Dubai to create Palm Jumeirah, the world's largest artificial island, including the planning, problems and issues associated with it.
J.V. Martin ... Narrator

Inside Grand Central

18 December 2005


Rick D. Wasserman ... Narrator (as Rick Wasserman)

John Deere

3 September 2009

La Isla Palmera de Dubai

21 October 2010

London's Olympic Stadium

3 May 2012
Bolted together like a giant Meccano set, London's 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium is built to be downsized to a 25,000-seat venue after the games.

Man Made Sun

2008

Megabridges/Greece

27 August 2009

Millau Bridge

23 January 2006
Documentary looking at the planning and construction of the Millau Viaduct in southern France, the tallest bridge in the world.

Money Factory

2006

New York

20 July 2005

Pyramid

2007

Queen Mary 2

16 July 2007

Secrets of Oscar Tar Bridge

9 October 2010

Shanghai Super Tower

2007
Take 60,000 tons of steel, 260,000 cubic meters of concrete, 2,000 dedicated Chinese workers, and some of the best design brains in the business, and the Shanghai World Financial Center is what you get.

Skyscraper

1 October 2009

South Pole Station

9 January 2008

Soviet Doomsday Sub

8 March 2009
The story of the dismantling of the greatest Soviet submarines in the scrap metal with the focus on the dangers posed by its two nuclear reactors.

Supercasino

2005

Tau Tona: City of Gold

24 September 2004

The Impossible Build

3 September 2008

The World's Biggest Cruiseliner

4 June 2008
Looks at the technological designs and construction of the huge cruiseliner "Freedom of the Seas".

The World's Tallest TV Tower

10 December 2009

Train Wreck

25 March 2009
How to disassemble an old locomotive and thereby take full advantage of all the material and make good money.

Trucks

9 August 2009

UK Super Train

8 January 2010

Ultimate Oil Sands Mine

2005
How to get an crude oil from a Canadian frozen mud and how much that cost.

Tom Goodman-Hill ... Narrator

Wave Energy

27 May 2010

World's Biggest Shredder

2008

World's Highest Suspension Bridge

31 May 2013

Episode dated 3 February 2015

3 February 2015


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