Ship Maintenance
Seafaring research
Research Points:
Requires: 24 24 Research Point(s)
Accumulated: ( 62 62 Research Point(s))
 Seafaring : Piracy (Research)
 Seafaring : Draft (Research)

-2% reduction in upkeep for ships
Scientists (Accumulated)
0 (1)
Levels of research:


If we always keep our ships nice and clean, they don't have to be repaired that often.  It will also keep up the morale of the crew when they sing some songs together from time to time while scrubbing the deck or mending the sail cloths.


Allows: Reduction in upkeep costs for ships by - 2%.
Cumulative with Dictatorship's - 2%. (Government)
Cumulative with Oligarchy's - 2%. (Government)
  • Producing an approximated minimum reduction of - (2 – 4)%.

Total score & Scientists

All researches give you 0.02 Scientists points for every 1 Research Point(s) spent on any of them.  This is added to your Total score points.

  • This means that you will earn 1 Scientists & Total score point for every 50 50 Research Point(s) you spend.

Levels of research

You will earn 4 Levels of research points for every research you complete, no matter how many  Research Point(s) are required to complete it or which group it belongs to.

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