Too big for most ports, the Balder must be fixed in the middle of the ocean. With swells, wind and rain, will Riley and team succeed?
Riley is off to Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris to join a crack team of Boeing engineers and mechanics as they attempt to fix a damaged Boeing 767.
Watch how Riley and team work through radiation and high-energy particles to replace a steam turbine in a nuclear plant.
The cruise ship 'Radiance of the Seas' is badly in need of a transplant. Watch how Riley and team work hand-in-hand to overcome the obstacles.
Getting his hands on some serious voltage, Riley heads to New Jersey to assist the public utility in fixing the worn-out power lines.
Riley joins a team of engineers in Chile to move a 23-ton telescope mirror, which needs to be cleaned. But that's not an easy task.
Can Riley move a five-lane bridge for two miles and drop it on a major US Interstate highway in Salt Lake City without upsetting the traffic?
Riley joins a team of high altitude riggers scaling one of the world's tallest structures: a television transmission tower soaring at 2,000 feet.
Riley and crew need to fix a 32-ton valve system at the Trans-Alaska oil pipeline. If they fail, the Americans will have to pay a high price.
Any blockages in the Mississippi can cause big trouble. So Riley's going to New Orleans to help clear out a massive barge that's become stuck onshore.
A professional rigger with a passion for adventure, Riley is not afraid to strap on a hazmat suit or attach himself to a live high-voltage power line to get the job done. He’s seen more than his fair share of perilous situations, but on each job he has to show the crew he knows his stuff. It’s usually a quick initiation, and soon Riley is flexing his engineering muscle while helping experts solve problems of enormous proportions.
Whether dangling from ropes hundreds of feet in the air or diving close to a construction vessel’s propellers, Riley’s engineering prowess travels inside the marvels of large-scale industry and shows what happens when things do not always go to plan.
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