Having a good relationship with your subjects is the alpha and omega of any kind of documentary film-making. Jamie Davis Heavy Rescue has the daunting job of clearing these wrecks to keep the highway open. Perhaps initially a little skeptical, they came to embrace the crew's presence when they understood the nature of the show and its intention. Jordie welcomes his brother back to the family business as they tackles a vehicle in a river. Jamie and Scott team up on a heavy roll over in the Fraser Canyon.
The series debuted on in September 2012. Lone wolf Al Quiring is a tough as nails wrecker and Jamie's main rival, and despite living on the edge of , is willing to travel long distances to poach work from Jamie's crew. A steep mountain road puts Ken on the edge. His day gets even worse when Scott smashes the Rotator. Everyone has big, but not always realistic, expectations for the winter ahead.
Jamie's one bright spot is his brand new truck, the Rotator. As things are heating up, an unexpected visit from arch-rival Al Quiring brings out some serious barbs from Adam. I've looked on Discovery channel and i looked on Nat Geo Graphic. The small town, which rests on the entrance to the Coquihalla Highway, is home to the production crew in the winter months. The next day, a harrowing drive up the Coq in dangerous avalanche conditions leaves both Kevin and Samy questioning why they do this for a living.
To make matters worse, Adam and Hugo must team up with Al and his new driver, Gord, to free up traffic after a multi-truck accident blocked the Coq, as well as racing against each other to get the better cut of the earnings. Ken, the new guy from the city, stops in for a beer and recounts his struggles adjusting to life on the mountain. In Alberta, Adam and Colin have to get a toxic chemical wreck safely back on the road. The summer, on the other hand, is a much more peaceful time for the show's tow truck drivers. A team of avalanche techs flies up the mountain in helicopters to drop concussion bombs and release the build-up, but bad weather hampers their first attempt. And there will be a 8th season.
Highway Thru Hell Season 6 videos Episode Runtime: Approx. Closure in not an option. I am not a driver but have learned much valuable information from the show, and I feel it is more of a public service presentation than reality entertainment. Throughout its seven seasons, Highway Thru Hell has managed to break both viewership records and stereotypes. Since that time, drivers have continued to air their frustrations about the highway. Davis has also admitted that the show's publicity has had a direct impact on his assignments.
He followed their everyday activity and the attempts of his heavy rescue operators to help those stuck in serious trouble with their vehicles. From this large collection of elements, Keel selects which parts end up on the final cut of the show. While Kevin captures the action on tape, Samy does most of the heavy lifting and dismantling of the burnt wreck, earning him a large bottle of scotch and Jamie's praise, even when he removed the barrel that could have been used to contain an oil leak, which heaped pressure to do a 2-hour salvage operation in just 20-minutes just to open the highway. Miller, Kevin Mills and Neil Thomas. The release date for Highway Thru Hell season 6 has not been scheduled. The reasons behind the incidents are most often terrible weather conditions, steep cliffs, lethal rockslides and other troubles that await alongside the British Columbia interior highways, particularly Coquihalla Highway. Thanks to the icy Canadian winters, the cast of Highway Thru Hell usually have plenty of work on their hands.
There is, however, a light at the end of the tunnel for the producers of Highway Thru Hell. Spring rains are causing rock slides on Highway 1. He then goes on to show a box of GoPro cameras he carries along in the trunk. But even that lets him down when he's called out to save a trailer stuck in a ditch, and only ends up destroying it after Kevin discovered it was weighed down by boxes of. Season 2 was release on the 3 rd of September 2013 with 13 episodes in total. It is un-scripted, and real in content.
Usually, they are on location in British Colombia for to each year. In Alberta, Jamie and Adam race to open two highways when both roads to Fort McMurray shut down. When a winter-worn cable snaps, narrowly missing Adams head, Jamie's most senior driver threatens to go on strike. It's either postponed,cancelled or just not going to be shown in the United States. The next day is a battle on all fronts to get the Coq open - with helicopter teams dropping more bombs, highway crews faced with two feet of accumulation, and Jamie's team forced to call in a second rotator, who happened to be Jamie's brother, Jason.
Plow crews are barely able to keep up. Highway Thru Hell first aired on on September 4, 2012. Jamie and Brandon take a well-deserved break from clearing wrecks on the highway to compete in a car race on a frozen lake. Less than 24 hours after Jamie ships the Rotator to Alberta. . To flip these vehicles back onto the road, operators need years of experience and some seriously powerful equipment.