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ENGINEERING VIDEOS

  • Angkor Wat: How was it Built? show

    Angkor Wat: How was it Built?

    Angkor Wat was like no other medieval building in the world when it was built. But how did the Cambodians build such an...

    (05:00)
  • Speed and Luxury show

    Speed and Luxury

    The R8 is a road car modeled after a champion racecar but there has been no compromise on comfort.

    (03:00)
  • Ektorp Sofa show

    Ektorp Sofa

    900 Ektorps are manufactured every day by a team of over 700 fabric specialists.

    (03:02)
  • The Paint Job show

    The Paint Job

    Unpainted body shells are sent 35 kilometres to be sanded, primed and painted. All by hand.

    (03:01)
  • Hand-made in Italy show

    Hand-made in Italy

    Taking 5 days to build, there is no place for mass production in this high-end, super sports car business.

    (02:45)
  • 117 stations show

    117 stations

    At station 18, the assembly areas' only robot installs the windshield and works entirely in the dark.

    (02:56)
  • From Subway to SubAqua show

    From Subway to SubAqua

    Almost 50 of the cities retired subway cars are now home to millions of fish!

    (01:00)
  • Taste Test show

    Taste Test

    Swirl it, smell it, then take a small sip. In the final phase of production, can the beer pass the brew master’s taste test?

    (03:04)
  • Final Touches show

    Final Touches

    Rows of decorating machines paint details on millions of tiny pieces. The paint is non-toxic, but is it kid-saliva proof?

    (02:47)
  • Building A Maserati Fuel show

    Building A Maserati Fuel

    It all starts with the engine. See how the Maserati’s powerful V8 is positioned to give the car it’s unique voice.

    (03:19)
  • Building the Car show

    Building the Car

    The Agera car is built with less weight for more speed.

    (02:54)
  • The New 911 Paint Shop show

    The New 911 Paint Shop

    Each Mustang is painted by an elaborate system of extremely precise robots being constantly monitored by the factory.

    (02:24)
  • BMWX3 Robots show

    BMWX3 Robots

    An army of robots construct the car’s steel skeleton.

    (02:55)
  • Ford Engine show

    Ford Engine

    The turbo charged V6 is more eco-friendly than V8 engines.

    (03:03)
  • Potato Chips Galore show

    Potato Chips Galore

    A million pounds of potatoes are processed per hour.

    (02:44)
  • Porsche Panamera show

    Porsche Panamera

    The four-door sports car features a risky design for the classic company.

    (02:47)
  • Polli Brick Construction show

    Polli Brick Construction

    How do plastic bottles transform from trash to building blocks? Get an inside look at the production factories.

    (03:16)
  • Road’s Going to Hell Fast show

    Road’s Going to Hell Fast

    Tuffy tries to get the lumber up the mountain but his truck gets stuck!

    (02:01)
  • Petra: Al Khazneh show

    Petra: Al Khazneh

    Al Khazneh is Petra’s architectural highlight. Find out about the engineering genius behinds its construction and who...

    (04:59)
  • St Pauls Cathedral: The Dome show

    St Pauls Cathedral: The Dome

    The most iconic element of St Paul’s is the mighty dome of St Paul’s, topped by a gold cross 111 metres above the ground....

    (02:59)