Here at Tees Barrage International White Water Centre we not only have an amazing and unique site, we also have the ideal infrastructure for filming flood disaster or flooding related productions.
Having worked on some big budget productions we have the experience and expertise in setting up safe realistic demonstrations with our own staff and presenters alike.
We have worked with live TV, National Geographic, Sky TV, Channel 4, CBBC and the BBC have all filmed documentaries at this site such as Storm City 3D, which features some excellent footage showing the force of nature when water takes control.
The Storm City Episode: Flood, presented by Ben Fogle, was filmed at Tees Barrage International White Water Centre and excellently demonstrated the destructive force of moving water. Check out some clips from the show below. Copyright Pioneer Productions.
Show: Storm City 3D
Broadcaster: SKY 3D / National Geographic US
Production Company: Pioneer Productions
Production Dates: June 2011 – July 2012
Presented by: Ben Fogle
Series Producer / Director: Ian A Hunt (website)
Shot at the Tees Barrage White Water Centre, over 1 million gallons of freezing river water were used to create the demonstration. Check out the behind the scenes footage below to see how vulnerable buildings can become in extreme weather scenarios.
Using our specialist safety rescue trainers we are able to get up close and personal with the elements in a safe and controlled manner to film some extremely realistic, lifelike situations such as:
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone Chris Gibbens, Centre Manager on 01642 678000 for more details on your exact requirements.
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