Join explosives experts Dr. Braden Lusk and Dr. Paul Worsey for a backstage pass to the world\'s biggest and toughest demolition jobs. From urban skyscrapers and massive steel bridges to giant stadiums and towering cranes, you\'ll meet the highly-skilled blasters who can bring down any structure with pinpoint accuracy. Using special sacrifice cameras and high-speed camera technology, our experts will give you a unique, behind-the-scenes look at how demolition specialists take down engineering giants with the push of a button.
The Detonators takes you inside the explosive-packed world of professional demolition engineers as they use all their skills to fire off the perfect blast.
S01E07 - COAL PLANT: Wierton, West Virginia
Braden travels to an island in the Ohio River where Jim Redyke and the Dykon team are tasked with taking down an old coal processing facility.
Originally aired: 04/08/2009