Engineering Giants

Engineering Giants

  • 2012
  • 1 Season
  • 8.6  (26)

How does an oil platform work? What keeps a Boeing 747 up in the air? How big is the engine of a cross channel ferry? Engineering Giants lets us see these monster machines like never before. With access to some of the most fascinating demolition jobs on the planet, we'll get under the skin some of the largest things mankind has every created and show you how they really work.

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Ferry Strip-Down
3. Ferry Strip-Down
July 29, 2012
The North Sea ferry, "The Pride of Bruges," is a unique and incredible machine. This massive ship is being taken out of the water for the biggest overhaul of its life, giving us an amazing look into its engineering.
Gas Rig Strip-Down
2. Gas Rig Strip-Down
July 22, 2012
The Lima Platform is the last remaining offshore oil rig in one of Britain's most productive gas fields. It spend 40 years supplying oil for 5 million homes. Now its engineering team works on the hardest project yet... Its time for it to be demolished.
Jumbo Jet Strip-Down
1. Jumbo Jet Strip-Down
July 15, 2012
One aircraft transformed the world. With 2 decks carrying over 500 passengers, and wings the width of a football field, it was twice the size of any airline before it. The Boeing 747 is an engineering marvel. Take a look at the magnificent engineering of this machine.
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How does an oil platform work? What keeps a Boeing 747 up in the air? How big is the engine of a cross channel ferry? Engineering Giants lets us see these monster machines like never before. With access to some of the most fascinating demolition jobs on the planet, we'll get under the skin some of the largest things mankind has every created and show you how they really work.Engineering Giants is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (3 episodes). The series first aired on July 15, 2012.

Where to Watch Engineering Giants

Engineering Giants is available for streaming on the XiveTV; Xive TV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Engineering Giants on demand at Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    July 15, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    8.6  (26)