Build It Bigger 5 Seasons 2006
Amazon Instant Video
1. Super-Stadium View the construction of the new Arizona Cardinals' Super Stadium! The NFL is betting that the Cardinals' new home will help re-brand the 'Cards' as a winner, and kick-start a new era in sports arenas - away from the nostalgia of baseball parks.
2. Mega-Tunnel To offset the devastating floods of Kuala Lumpur, the government is tunneling underneath the city, in an unprecedented, $525 million dollar project. To fund the construction, the storm drain will serve as an expressway for commuters willing to pay.
3. Sakhalin Oil & Ice Host Danny arrives at the planet's most humongous project -- the outrageous Sakhalin oil and gas complex -- now under construction on a remote Russian island.
4. Biggest Warship What does it feel like to build a floating city that will serve as a combat airport, defending American security around the world? Midway through construction, the pressure is on to complete the $4.5 billion USS George Bush.
5. Big Easy Rebuild The recovery of New Orleans from the Hurricane Katrina devastation will take years. Before long-term solutions can be implemented, immediate repairs are needed to keep New Orleans dry. Join Extreme Engineering in an emergency struggle to repair the leaks.
6. Space Tower The tallest skyscraper in Spain is under construction! The 700 foot tall Torre del Espacio (Space Tower) is unlike any other tall building. Danny will ascend to dizzying heights to join the crew in a week-long struggle to repair one level of the building.
|Producers||Bill Lattanzi, Timothy Owens, Chris Schmidt|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
It's a great show for us; we learn a lot of great things about some great things that have been built.
And it never gets annoying or over simplified even for a construction professional ( i work in the construction industry).
If it is the former, then it fails, because so much time is lost following a bumbling fool around a construction site.
This series has the potential to be very informative but it is all buried in uninteresting drama.
The problem I have with this is that the presenter is portrayed as an... Read more
I sometimes wonder about the rational behind producing a show like this. Is this program supposed to be about "big/bigger" construction projects or is it supposed to be about some... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Mumbojumbo
I like the shows content, but the name needs to be changed to "Girly nerdy engineer boy, girlishly tries to go where real Men Work. Read morePublished 18 months ago by bgpaytreeate
The most Comprehensive show of all.
However, after watching season #1, all others are @ cost !
If it is on prime, it should be free!!!