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ENGINEERING VIDEOS

  • Crash Through Steel show

    Crash Through Steel

    Richard and Jonny demonstrate the power of water by waterskiing barefoot and watching a water-propelled machine cut through steel.

    (03:26)
  • Green Issues show

    Green Issues

    Climate experts continue to examine what effect each rise of 1ºC could have on the world.

    (01:17)
  • Planet Mechanics show

    Planet Mechanics

    (02:15)
  • World Island Wonder show

    World Island Wonder

    An in-depth look at the Petronus Twin Towers; the world’s tallest towers stand an amazing 1483ft above Kuala Lumpur.

    (01:01)
  • Dubai's Dream Palace show

    Dubai's Dream Palace

    With its oil reserves dwindling, Dubai switches its sights to tourism, building the Burj al Arab, a 60-storey hotel in the...

    (00:38)
  • Rolex Awards 2008 show

    Rolex Awards 2008

    The Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • Andrew McGongile show

    Andrew McGongile

    Andrew McGonigle - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • Talal Akasheh show

    Talal Akasheh

    Talal Akasheh - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • Tim Bauer show

    Tim Bauer

    Tim Bauer - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • The Burj Dubai show

    The Burj Dubai

    The tallest man-made structure on earth, a city in the sky, is the pinnacle of skyscraper engineering.

    (01:57)
  • Subway Problem Solving show

    Subway Problem Solving

    Digging tunnels under iconic Big Ben is risky business.

    (02:53)
  • Subway Cars show

    Subway Cars

    How do workers place new carriages underground on tracks?

    (03:05)
  • Canal Intro show

    Canal Intro

    The Panama Canal has changed the face of global trade.

    (03:02)
  • Canal Construction show

    Canal Construction

    Builders are constructing a new, mega-lock for the canal.

    (02:55)
  • Flying High show

    Flying High

    Our very own investigative engineering expert Sean Riley literally scrambles his brain in an air-pressure experiment that...

    (01:59)
  • Deep Sea Thruster show

    Deep Sea Thruster

    A giant ocean rig needs a new power plant. This dangerous job needs to be done now or she’s dead in the water.

    (00:43)
  • Fantastic Voyage show

    Fantastic Voyage

    Revealing yet more marvels of modern construction, our investigative engineer Sean Riley explores the insides of a leviathan;...

    (01:52)
  • The Jane show

    The Jane

    Stricken Russian coal carrier the Jane lies beached off the Japanese coast. The elite salvage team undertake the dangerous job...

    (01:17)
  • Teaser show

    Teaser

    Take a closer look at one of the most dangerous jobs in the world.

    (00:29)
  • Making of Britain's Greatest Machines show

    Making of Britain's Greatest Machines

    The making of Britain's Greatest Machines with Chris Barrie.

    (02:05)