|This page is up to date for version 8.024 and should still be correct.|
| Repairs damaged ships or can accelerate construction done by other ships.|
Unless issued a specific command by its controller, it will automatically repair nearby allies and assist nearby constructors.
If given the Free Roaming Defender order, will repair and assist and units in the same system.
All Engineers on friendly planets can be automatically set to FRD mode via the "FRD Engineers" checkbox in the CTRLS screen.
|Ship Cap||Ammo Type||Armor Type||Immunities||Damage Bonuses|
|39/58/78/39||None||Neutron||Dark Matter Ammo, Sniper Shots (Exp), Blade Attacks(Exp), Fusion Cutters(Exp), Minor Electric Ammo, Attrition (II+), Tractor Beams (Exp), Reclamation, Swallow, Force Fields, Nuclear Bombs(Exp), EMPs(Exp), Mines||None|
|Mark||Damage||Attack Range||Reload||Health||Armor||Speed||Engine Health||Single Ship DPS||Ship Cap DPS||Abilities|
|I||0||0||0 sec||800||5||220||3,000||0 dmg/sec||0 dmg/sec||Regen Time 03:00, Blind, Repair Rate 2, Construction Rate 1, 4X Damage On Enemy Planets|
|II||0||0||0 sec||2,800||10||220||Inf||0 dmg/sec||0 dmg/sec||Regen Time 03:00, Blind, Repair Rate 9, Construction Rate 2, 4X Damage On Enemy Planets|
|III||0||0||0 sec||6,400||0||220||Inf||0 dmg/sec||0 dmg/sec||Cloaking, Teleports, Regen Time 03:00, Blind, Repair Rate 12, Construction Rate 3, 4X Damage On Enemy Planets|
|IV (Experimental)||0||0||0 sec||9,200||0||220||Inf||0 dmg/sec||0 dmg/sec||Teleports, Regen Time 03:00, Blind, Repair Rate 15, Construction Rate 6|
|Mark||Knowledge||Metal Cost||Energy Cost||Build Time||Cap Metal Cost||Cap Energy Cost||Ship Cap Build Time|
|IV (Experimental)||Exp Fac||15,600||0||00:02:10||608,400||0||01:24:30|
How to use in your fleet
Unlocking the Engineer Mk III is not a prerequisite of building the Experimental Engineer if you can capture the Experimental Fabricator to build them.
Note that the Mk I Engineer is more expensive to build than the Mk II Engineer as you start the game with Mk I's available.
How to counter when in the AI fleet
The AI doesn't use Engineers.