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Monumental Challenge, The Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower has an ambitious regeneration plan which must be finalised, a hydraulic lift to build, a paint job to complete and critical new energy-saving targets to meet.
Monumental Challenge, Sydney Harbour Bridge
Teams of workers must paint, monitor and constantly upgrade railway lines while hosting events like breakfast on the bridge, the annual citywide food celebration.
Monumental Challenge, Big Ben
Following her 150th anniversary the keepers of Big Ben must ensure the monument stays clean, timely and most importantly, does not stop at an inopportune moment.
Monumental Challenge, Santiago Di Compostela
Restorers must race against time as stonework, the famed Portico de la Gloria the Botafumeiro, and relics, all get makeovers.
Monumental Challenge, The Taj Mahal
The workers at the Taj Mahal must restore sandstone archways, clean the famed blue-veined marble safely and replant much of the gardens. All, while they race against the clock.