Airs Wednesday, March 18, at 10 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Discovery’s Science Channel!

Title:  Richard Hammond’s BIG! Series on the Discovery Channel

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Richard Hammond’s BIG! Series on the Discovery Channel sees him go behind-the-scenes of some of the largest structures and machines around the world to gain insight into the science of ‘big.’

With each episode comes a new location and mega-structure, taking him around the globe to explore everything from the world’s longest underground railway tunnel to our own amazing Appomattox floating platform system.

 

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It's huge! Look at it!

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Next time on Richard Hammond's

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big. I'm investigating the newest and biggest oil and gas

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production platform in the Gulf of Mexico. It generates

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its own power using jet engines and steam. This is

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where things get serious, the processing platform. It's the coolest

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thing I've ever done right? This is the story of

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how humankind is made, the seemingly impossible possible

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Richard Hammonds be continues Wednesday at nine brand new

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and exclusive on Discovery.

Appomattox

In May 2019, Shell started production at Appomattox, a deep-water oil and gas development that is Shell’s largest floating platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

Read more about the Appomattox project