|Research Time||60 seconds|
|Stats||Ship speed +15%, Transport Ship capacity +10|
Dry Dock is a technology in Age of Empires II that can be researched at the Dock once Imperial Age is reached. Once researched, it increases ship speed by 15% as well as the capacity of Transport Ships by +10. To research Dry Dock, Careening must first be researched.
- Chinese: Researching Dry Dock is 20% cheaper.
- Italians: Researching Dry Dock is 50% cheaper.
- Persians: Researching Dry Dock is 20% faster.
Ships needing extensive repairs were sailed into a new structure called a dry dock from which the water could be pumped. This left the ship dry and accessible to workmen from all directions.
|Careening | Gillnets | Dry Dock | Shipwright|