Episode 1 - Urban Heart Surgery

The team face the challenges of Europe's biggest engineering project.

Episode 2 - Tunnels Under The Thames

The challenge of building train tunnels under water.

Episode 3 - Platforms and Plague Pits

The team uncover some gruesome discoveries of London's past

Episode 2 - Tunnels Under The Thames

This episode follows engineers building London’s brand new underground railway, “Crossrail”, as they take on a Great British obsession – building train tunnels under water.  Linda Miller, an engineer more at home building space launch complexes at Cape Canaveral, battles to rebuild a Victorian tunnel under the Royal Docks in London’s east end. While a British tunneling dynasty – the Bermingham family – follow in the footsteps of the original father-son team of Marc and Isambard Kingdom Brunel to build a brand new tunnel under the river Thames.

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