Engineering Catastrophes

Engineering Catastrophes - Science Channel

Science Channel

Reality Series

2018

TVPG

Science

Documentary

Looking at the world’s biggest structural mistakes and the solutions used to solve them.

Where to Stream

2018– Reality Series 7 Seasons142 Episodes

Upcoming TV Airings

The airings below are based on a generic national schedule. Times and dates can vary by TV provider.

Wednesday, April 24

Atlantic City Casino Collapse

A catastrophic construction disaster causes a casino parking garage to collapse in Atlantic City.

Wednesday, April 24

Cincinnati Demolition Disaster

Season 5 • Episode 3

Engineers investigate how the routine demolition of a Cincinnati highway exploded into a disaster.

Wednesday, April 24

California Desert Bridge Collapse

Season 5 • Episode 4

Expert engineers investigate the structural failure of a California highway during a flash flood.

Wednesday, April 24

New York Disaster Crane

Season 5 • Episode 5

A crane collapses on two lanes of traffic during construction work on a landmark bridge in New York.

Thursday, April 25

Cincinnati Demolition Disaster

Season 5 • Episode 3

Engineers investigate how the routine demolition of a Cincinnati highway exploded into a disaster.

Thursday, April 25

California Desert Bridge Collapse

Season 5 • Episode 4

Expert engineers investigate the structural failure of a California highway during a flash flood.

Thursday, April 25

New York Disaster Crane

Season 5 • Episode 5

A crane collapses on two lanes of traffic during construction work on a landmark bridge in New York.

Thursday, April 25

Atlantic City Casino Collapse

A catastrophic construction disaster causes a casino parking garage to collapse in Atlantic City.

Thursday, April 25

Hell Tower NYC

Season 2 • Episode 1

A New York City skyscraper that could topple; a city street collapses; Pisa's Leaning Tower.

Thursday, April 25

Nightmare on Main Street

Season 2 • Episode 3

A railroad bridge on the edge of disaster; a nightmare in a fairy-tale town; a massive cathedral.

Thursday, April 25

The Towering Inferno

Season 2 • Episode 4

A skyscraper causing hellish heat in Dallas; a swarm of sinkholes; a landmark with a fatal secret.

Thursday, April 25

Sins of Ghost Vegas

Season 2 • Episode 7

A Vegas-style getaway with a deadly secret; a ghost town sinking into the earth; a passenger train.

Thursday, May 2

Oil Rig vs. Sinkhole

Season 3 • Episode 8

Oil rig in Louisiana lake drills in the wrong place and causes whirlpool that drains entire lake.

Thursday, May 2

Olympic Stadium Fiasco

Season 3 • Episode 11

Olympic Stadium's distinctive roof leads to more than $1 billion in cost overruns.

Thursday, May 2

Terror in Tacoma

Season 3 • Episode 4

Rocking suspension bridge.

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