ship Documentaries

Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections: Super Tankers


British TV presenter from the popular series "Top Gear" Richard Hammond presents a documentary about the some of the worlds largest man-made moving objects; supertankers.   Specifically, he looks at an LNG carrier, a tank ship designed for transporting liquefied natural gas[...]

National Geographic Megastructures - Panama Canal

2006 Unrated

The Panama Canal is a 48 mile man-made strip of water that connects the Atlantic ocean to the Pacific ocean. The Canal is vital to shipping and cuts thousands of miles off millions of tonnes worth of shipping every year, which is why it was built with a tremendous amount of effort, firstly by the Fr[...]

Titanic 100: Mystery Solved

2012 Unrated

Out of all of the wrecks on the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, Titanic is probably the most mysterious and Iconic. The Documentary Titanic 100: Mystery Solved aims to reveal secrets about the ship using the state of the art Remora 6000 ROV submersible and a team of scientists and engineers who hope t[...]

The Mystery of the Mary Celeste: revealed


The Mary Celeste was an American merchant ship which was found deserted in the Atlantic ocean close to the Portuguese Azores islands in 1872. The ghost ship has remained one of the biggest mysteries at sea for more than a century as the ship was found in a perfectly seaworthy condition yet the crew[...]

Terror At Sea: The Sinking Of The Concordia


  One of the worst disasters in modern maritime history. The Concordia was a cruise ship which was operated by the Italian company Costa, built in Italy in 2004 the ship ran world cruises for holidaymakers until 2012 when it sunk off the coast of Isola del Giglio. Much controversy[...]

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