|
Account IconLogin|Sign Up
backdrop
WATCH

Build It Bigger

RealityDocumentaryAll (TV-G)2006 - Present5 Seasons
49/ 100shadow
#22060 Ranked TV Show
grey_play_buttonPlay Trailer
Build It Bigger Poster

Build It Bigger (2006 - 2022)

Reelgood Logo
49/100
IMDB Logo
7.6/10
383 Votes
Because You d Build It Bigger
Reality Documentary Rated: All (TV-G)2006 - Present5 Seasons

Architect Danny Forster takes you inside some of the most head-scratching builds in the world. Join Danny as he meets the men and women tackling the unique challenges of constructing the tallest buildings, the most effective military tanks, the largest luxury cruise ships, and the most extreme thrill rides. How do you build a 3,113-foot-long wooden roller coaster in winter temperatures of minus 40 degrees? Or get your workers safely to and from a worksite on a skyscraper that's 1,614 feet above street level? Or dig a water tunnel - along the San Adreas Fault and 1,000 feet below the earth's surface - without it collapsing on itself ... or flooding? Our intrepid host answers these puzzles and more. Don't miss the big stories behind these even bigger engineering marvels.Build It Bigger featuring Danny Forster has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on fuboTV, streaming with subscription on Discovery+, streaming via tv everywhere with Science GO, and 3 others. It's a documentary and reality show with 47 episodes over 5 seasons. Build It Bigger is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (383 votes).

Where to Watch Build It Bigger

i

Region
Dropdown Icon

EPISODE GUIDE

Build It Bigger Season 5 Overview

Apr 9, 2011 - Jul 10, 2011

Season 5 of Build It Bigger has 9 episodes that are available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Build It Bigger Season 5 Episodes
Season 05, Episode 08 Turkey's Mammoth Hydropower Dam
play button

S05 E08

Turkey's Mammoth Hydropower Dam
Jul 10, 2011

Crews are now carving out the Turkey's largest construction site in the country's most challenging terrain by building one of...

S05 E08 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Have You Seen?
Season 05, Episode 07 Overhauling the Bay Bridge
play button

S05 E7.01

Overhauling the Bay Bridge
May 20, 2010

Workers earthquake-proof the bridge.

S05 E7.01 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV.

Have You Seen?
Season 05, Episode 07 Building Mumbai's Modern Airport
play button

S05 E07

Building Mumbai's Modern Airport
Jul 3, 2011

The $2 billion Mumbai Airport Expansion project is one of India's most ambitious undertakings ever. If they succeed, it could...

S05 E07 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Have You Seen?

Build It Bigger Season 4 Overview

Apr 9, 2010 - Jun 18, 2010

Season 4 of Build It Bigger has 10 episodes that are available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Build It Bigger Season 4 Episodes
Season 04, Episode 10 Port of Rotterdam
play button

S04 E10

Port of Rotterdam
Jun 18, 2010

The Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands is the largest in the entire Western Hemisphere. Located less than 24 hours...

S04 E10 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Have You Seen?
Season 04, Episode 09 Abu Dhabi Central Market
play button

S04 E09

Abu Dhabi Central Market
Jun 11, 2010

Abu Dhabi City is building, and building BIG. They're hard at work on an incredible $300 billion plan to grow...

S04 E09 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Have You Seen?
Season 04, Episode 08 Gotthard Base Tunnel
play button

S04 E08

Gotthard Base Tunnel
May 31, 2010

Welcome to the world's longest worksite —thirty- five miles long. Right now, Switzerland's government is spending $18 billion to revolutionize...

S04 E08 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Have You Seen?

Build It Bigger Season 3 Overview

Apr 21, 2009 - Jun 27, 2009

Season 3 of Build It Bigger has 8 episodes that are available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Build It Bigger Season 3 Episodes
Season 03, Episode 08 NASA
play button

S03 E08

NASA
Jun 27, 2009

Host Danny Forster visits NASA for an unprecedented look behind the scenes as they transition from the Space Shuttle to...

S03 E08 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 2 Services.

Have You Seen?
Season 03, Episode 07 Abu Dhabi
play button

S03 E07

Abu Dhabi
Jun 2, 2009

Host Danny Forster visits the $500 billion Al Raha Beach development in Abu Dhabi, where they reclaim land from the...

S03 E07 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 2 Services.

Have You Seen?
Season 03, Episode 06 Peru Dam & Tunnel
play button

S03 E06

Peru Dam & Tunnel
May 19, 2009

One of the deepest tunnels ever attempted will break through the Andes to bring water to drought-ridden farms in western...

S03 E06 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 3 Services.

Have You Seen?

Build It Bigger Season 2 Overview

Jul 11, 2007 - Oct 18, 2007

Season 2 of Build It Bigger has 14 episodes that are available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Build It Bigger Season 2 Episodes
Season 02, Episode 14 Major League Stadium
Not Available

S02 E14

Major League Stadium
Oct 18, 2007

In Washington, DC, 800 workers attempt to design and build a $650 million baseball stadium in less than two years....

S02 E14 of Build It Bigger is not available to stream or rent on any services. Track the series to get notified when it becomes available on your services.

N/A

Have You Seen?
Season 02, Episode 13 Deepest Tunnel
play button

S02 E13

Deepest Tunnel
Oct 11, 2007

Danny travels to Istanbul, Turkey, to help with a tunnel under water.

S02 E13 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Have You Seen?
Season 02, Episode 12 Mountain of Steel
play button

S02 E12

Mountain of Steel
Oct 4, 2007

Danny heads to Galicia, Spain, to help build the half billion dollar cultural center on a hill that overlooks a...

S02 E12 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Have You Seen?

Build It Bigger Season 1 Overview

Feb 20, 2006 - Jul 13, 2006

Season 1 of Build It Bigger has 6 episodes that are available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Build It Bigger Season 1 Episodes
Season 01, Episode 06 Space Tower
play button

S01 E06

Space Tower
Jul 13, 2006

Danny travels to Spain for the site of the Torre del Espacio or Space Tower.

S01 E06 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Have You Seen?
Season 01, Episode 05 Big Easy Rebuild
play button

S01 E05

Big Easy Rebuild
Jul 6, 2006

Danny travels to New Orleans, LA to assist in rebuilding levees damaged during Hurricane Katrina.

S01 E05 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Have You Seen?
Season 01, Episode 04 Sakhalin Oil and Ice
play button

S01 E04

Sakhalin Oil and Ice
Jun 27, 2006

Danny travels to a remote Russian island for the construction site of the Sakhalin Oil and Gas Complex. The multi-billion...

S01 E04 of Build It Bigger is available to stream on fuboTV, Discovery+, Science and for Rent or Purchase on 1 Service.

Have You Seen?

All Seasons of Build It Bigger

poster
Season 1
6 Episodes | Prime Video, Discovery+, fuboTV, Science, & Rent or Buy

Cast & Crew

DF

Danny Forster

Self - Host

Reelgood Watch Guide

75/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

46 episodes (98%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV and Discovery+).

plus minus icon

45 episodes (96%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Science).

plus minus icon

45 episodes (96%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video, and Vudu).

plus minus icon

Not available to watch free online.

49/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and critic sentiment, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#22,060 Ranked TV Show

#37 Ranked in TV on Science

#907 Ranked in TV on Discovery+

#1934 Ranked in Reality TV

Build It Bigger has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (383 votes). The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

People Also Liked

 Kidnap & Rescue Poster
Have You Seen?
imdb logo7.6/10
Reelgood Logo
51/100
TV

Kidnap & Rescue (2010)

About Build It Bigger

Build It Bigger Overview

Architect Danny Forster takes you inside some of the most head-scratching builds in the world. Join Danny as he meets the men and women tackling the unique challenges of constructing the tallest buildings, the most effective military tanks, the largest luxury cruise ships, and the most extreme thrill rides. How do you build a 3,113-foot-long wooden roller coaster in winter temperatures of minus 40 degrees? Or get your workers safely to and from a worksite on a skyscraper that's 1,614 feet above street level? Or dig a water tunnel - along the San Adreas Fault and 1,000 feet below the earth's surface - without it collapsing on itself ... or flooding? Our intrepid host answers these puzzles and more. Don't miss the big stories behind these even bigger engineering marvels.

Age rating: All (TV-G)
Number of seasons: 5 Seasons
Number of episodes: 47 Episodes

Extra Information

Related Genres: RealityDocumentary
Available to watch on: fuboTVDiscovery+Science
Original Release Date: Feb 19, 2006
Show Status: Currently Running
Next episode release: TBA
Watch Build It Bigger where you want, when you want, with the Reelgood mobile app.