Extreme Engineering Episodes

2003, TV Show

Episode Detail: High Risk Tower - Extreme Engineering

Danny Forester examines construction of Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago, built entirely of reinforced concrete, making it the tallest formwork structure in the world.

Episodes: Extreme Engineering (49)

5/30/2010: Gotthard Base Tunnel    Season 8, Episode 8
10/10/2007: Deepest Tunnel    Season 6, Episode 13
10/3/2007: Mountain of Steel    Season 6, Episode 12
9/18/2007: High Risk Tower    Season 6, Episode 10
9/11/2007: Biggest Casino    Season 6, Episode 9
9/4/2007: Floating City    Season 6, Episode 8
8/28/2007: Hurricane-Proof Homes    Season 6, Episode 7
8/21/2007: Fault Zone Tunnel    Season 6, Episode 6
8/14/2007: Boot Camp    Season 6, Episode 5
8/7/2007: Super Fast Warship    Season 6, Episode 4
7/17/2007: Battle Machines    Season 6, Episode 2
7/10/2007: Coaster Build Off    Season 6, Episode 1
11/15/2006: Hallandsås Ridge Tunnel: Sweden    Season 5, Episode 6
11/8/2006: California Academy of Sciences    Season 5, Episode 5
11/8/2006: Stonecutters Bridge: Hong Kong    Season 5, Episode 4
10/25/2006: JFK: JetBlue Terminal    Season 5, Episode 3
10/18/2006: World's Biggest Arch Bridge    Season 5, Episode 2
10/11/2006: South Ferry Subway Station    Season 5, Episode 1
7/12/2006: Space Tower    Season 4, Episode 6
7/5/2006: Big Easy Rebuild    Season 4, Episode 5
6/28/2006: Sakhalin Oil & Ice    Season 4, Episode 4
5/31/2006: Biggest Warship    Season 4, Episode 3
3/8/2006: Mega Tunnel    Season 4, Episode 2
2/26/2006: Super Stadium    Season 4, Episode 1
2/6/2006: Dubai's Ski Resort    Season 3, Episode 6
1/30/2006: Gotthard Tunnel    Season 3, Episode 5
11/23/2005: Woodrow Wilson Bridge    Season 3, Episode 4
11/16/2005: Hong Kong's Cable Car    Season 3, Episode 3
11/9/2005: The El Cajon Dam    Season 3, Episode 2
10/19/2005: The Snohvit Arctic Gas Processing Platform    Season 3, Episode 1
11/22/2004: Excavators    Season 2, Episode 9
11/15/2004: Millau Viaduct    Season 2, Episode 8
11/8/2004: Cooper River Bridge    Season 2, Episode 7
9/26/2004: Off-Shore Oil Platforms    Season 2, Episode 6
9/1/2004: Iceland Tunnels    Season 2, Episode 5
8/4/2004: Oakland Bay Bridge    Season 2, Episode 4
7/28/2004: Container Ships    Season 2, Episode 3
7/14/2004: Venice Flood Gates    Season 2, Episode 2
7/7/2004: Turning Torso    Season 2, Episode 1
6/4/2003: Widening the Panama Canal    Season 1, Episode 10
5/28/2003: Boston's Big Dig    Season 1, Episode 9
5/21/2003: Holland's Barriers to the Sea    Season 1, Episode 8
5/14/2003: Building Hong Kong's Airport    Season 1, Episode 7
5/7/2003: Tunneling Under the Alps    Season 1, Episode 6
4/30/2003: Bridging the Bering Strait    Season 1, Episode 5
4/23/2003: City in a Pyramid    Season 1, Episode 4
4/16/2003: Transatlantic Tunnel    Season 1, Episode 3
4/15/2003: Subways in America    Season 1, Episode 2
4/13/2003: Tokyo's Sky City    Season 1, Episode 1

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Premiered: April 13, 2003, on Discovery Channel
Rating: TV-G
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Premise: Examining construction projects of a grand scale, including buildings and mass-transit systems.

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