Extreme Engineering

Genre: Documentary
Premiere: 2003 -
Network: Discovery
Sessons: 7
Full Episodes: 40
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Extreme Engineering Series
Full Show Summary

Extreme Engineering unveils some of the most ambitious architectural plans of our times. Some are theoretical; others are in the works. But all must face challenges that stretch the definition of what's possible.
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Date Aired Extreme Engineering Episodes
Season 1
13 April 2003 Season 1, Episode 1: Tokyo's Sky City
15 April 2003 Season 1, Episode 2: Subways in America
16 April 2003 Season 1, Episode 3: Transatlantic Tunnel
23 April 2003 Season 1, Episode 4: City in a Pyramid
30 April 2003 Season 1, Episode 5: Bridging the Bering Strait
07 May 2003 Season 1, Episode 6: Tunneling Under the Alps
14 May 2003 Season 1, Episode 7: Building Hong Kong's Airport
21 May 2003 Season 1, Episode 8: Holland's Barriers to the Sea
28 May 2003 Season 1, Episode 9: Boston's Big Dig
04 June 2003 Season 1, Episode 10: Widening the Panama Canal
Season 2
07 July 2004 Season 2, Episode 1: Turning Torso
14 July 2004 Season 2, Episode 2: Venice Flood Gates
21 July 2004 Season 2, Episode 3: Container Ships
04 August 2004 Season 2, Episode 4: Oakland Bay Bridge
01 September 2004 Season 2, Episode 5: Iceland Tunnels
25 September 2004 Season 2, Episode 6: Off-shore Oil Platforms
05 October 2004 Season 2, Episode 7: Cooper River Bridge
15 November 2004 Season 2, Episode 8: Millau Viaduct
22 November 2004 Season 2, Episode 9: Excavators
Season 3
19 October 2005 Season 3, Episode 1: The Snøhvit Arctic Gas Processing Platform
09 November 2005 Season 3, Episode 2: Woodrow Wilson Bridge
02 December 2004 Season 3, Episode 3: Hong Kong's Cable Car
10 November 2005 Season 3, Episode 4: The El Cajon Dam
01 January 2006 Season 3, Episode 5: Gotthard Tunnel
21 January 2006 Season 3, Episode 6: Dubai's Ski Resort
Season 4
19 February 2006 Season 4, Episode 1: Super Stadium
08 March 2006 Season 4, Episode 2: Mega-Tunnel
31 May 2006 Season 4, Episode 3: Biggest Warship
28 June 2006 Season 4, Episode 4: Sakhalin Oil & Ice
05 July 2006 Season 4, Episode 5: Big Easy Rebuild
12 July 2006 Season 4, Episode 6: Space Tower
Season 5
11 October 2006 Season 5, Episode 1: South Ferry Subway Station
18 October 2006 Season 5, Episode 2: World's Biggest Arch Bridge
25 October 2006 Season 5, Episode 3: JFK: JetBlue Terminal
01 November 2006 Season 5, Episode 4: Stonecutters Bridge: Hong Kong
08 November 2006 Season 5, Episode 5: California Academy of Sciences
15 November 2006 Season 5, Episode 6: Hallandsas Ridge Tunnel: Sweden
Season 6
27 Nov 2007 Season 6, Episode 7: Mountain of Steel
Season 7
20 Apr 2009 Season 7, Episode 1: Dallas Cowboys
27 Apr 2009 Season 7, Episode 2: Hong Kong Bridge