Built To Last

BUILT TO LAST is an informative series of half-hour specials exploring the skill, training and artistry of trade union members and contractors. The series of specials highlights the projects they've worked on and the people whose lives they have touched. BUILT TO LAST Season 6 features 12 episodes hosted by Monica Pedersen, Mark Nilsson and Rob North. Built to Last is an Emmy-nominated series.

Watch previous seasons of BUILT TO LAST anytime on-demand below.

Season 6 Episodes



Season 5 Episodes



Season 4 Episodes



BUILT TO LAST Season 6 episodes will play on the following Sunday dates in Chicago on ABC 7 at 12 p.m.:

o Episode 1 | January 12th, 2020
o Episode 2 | January 19th, 2020
o Episode 3 | February 2nd, 2020
o Episode 4 | February 16th, 2020
o Episode 5 | February 23rd, 2020
o Episode 6 | March 1st, 2020 (please note special start time of 11:30 am)
o Episode 7 | March 8th, 2020
o Episode 8 | March 15th, 2020
o Episode 9 | March 22nd, 2020
o Episode 10 | March 29th, 2020
o Episode 11 | April 5th, 2020 (please note special start time of 11:30 am)
o Episode 12 | April 12th, 2020 (please note special start time of 11:30 am)

If you're in an ABC affiliated market outside of Chicago, you can watch on the following stations on the same dates above at 12 p.m.:

o Quad Cities (Davenport / Rock Island / Moline) | WQAD ABC 8
o Peoria | WHOI ABC 19
o Quincy | KHQA ABC 7
o Rockford | WTVO ABC 17
o Springfield | WICS ABC 20
o Champaign | WICS ABC 20
o Decatur | WICS ABC 20

Highly trained members of the skilled labor force have always played an important role in economic development throughout the United States and have made significant contributions to communities across Chicago and the suburbs. Season 6 examines how the use of skilled union labor ensures quality and safety while interweaving profiles of some of the talented people who comprise the members of America's Labor Unions with real life stories of the people they've helped.

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