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About The Show

See the world’s largest mining machine at work, watch mobile ice hammers save a town, and witness an air transporter’s battle against the elements.

Episodes

Episode 1

Episode 1

A look at three more machines, including the world's heaviest road going vehicle transporting a 400 ton electrical transformer across a mountain range.

Episode 2

Episode 2

As Germany goes nuclear free, the world's largest mining machine is working to uncover the brown coal the country needs to keep the power on. See it in action.

Episode 3

Episode 3

Investigate the world's most powerful backhoe dredger working to keep the New York City open for business and see the mobile factory capable of building a railway on the move.

Episode 4

Episode 4

The fierce D'Artagnan dredger must deepen the Panama Canal in time to avoid a multi-million dollar traffic jam, and the Sea King chopper is updated for 21st century warfare.

Episode 5

Episode 5

The Colossus crew braves oxygen starvation to deliver a 100 ton radio telescope to a mountaintop observatory; and the Jumbo heavy lift ship transports a formidable cargo.

Episode 6

Episode 6

How is the crane vessel Hercules putting together a huge oil rig in the middle of the world's busiest harbour? Plus, witness the Roadheader tunnelling between Croatia and Italy.

Episode 7

Episode 7

Find out how the Shoreway Suction Dredger is helping to protect the Netherlands from fierce North Sea storms and discover how a cantilever lift is being used to unite two...

Episode 8

Episode 8

Discover the role a 10,000 horsepower super-tug plays in protecting the unspoiled Alaskan wilderness and witness the construction of a 122m high heavy lift crane.