3516B Generator Set

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Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets NFPA 110 loading requirements
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 steady state and transient response requirements

Cat Diesel Engine

  • Reliable, rugged, durable design
  • Field-proven in thousands of applications worldwide
  • Four-stroke-cycle diesel engine combines consistent performance and excellent fuel economy with minimum weight

SR5 Alternator

  • Superior motor starting capability minimizes need for oversizing alternator
  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Cat diesel engines
  • Robust Class H insulation

EMCP 4 Control Panel

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirement
  • Expansion modules and site-specific programming for specific customer requirements

Cooling System

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities

Certifications

  • UL2200
  • CSA
  • IBC Seismic Certification
  • OSHPD pre-approval

One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected at the design stage to provide optimum package performance
  • The generator set is fully assembled at a Caterpillar facility following our quality guidelines
  • Each generator set package is tested before leaving the Caterpillar facility
  • Cat product support, including dealer service, parts and warranty covers the entire Cat power system

World Wide Product Support

  • Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries
  • Your local Cat dealer provides extensive post-sale support, including maintenance and repair agreements

Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating 1640 ekW
Maximum Rating 2250 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel, Low Emissions
Voltage 380 to 13800 Volts
Frequency 60 Hz
Speed 1800 rpm
Duty Cycle Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous
Engine Specifications
Engine Model 3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore 170 mm (6.69 in)
Stroke 190 mm (7.48 in)
Displacement 69 l (4210.64 in)
Compression Ratio 14.0:1 Std 15.5:1 HD
Aspiration TA
Fuel System Electronic unit injection
Governor Type Adem™3
Generator Set Dimensions
Length - Maximum 6385 mm (251.4 in)
Width - Maximum 2286 mm (90 in)
Height - Maximum 2494 mm (98.2 in)
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 14180 kg (31270 lb)

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air cleaner; single element canister type
  • Air Inlet
    • Air Cleaner
  • Cooling
    • Package mounted radiator
  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust flange outlet
  • Fuel
    • Secondary fuel filter
    • Fuel priming pump
    • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
  • Generator
    • IP23 Protection
    • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Power Termination
    • Bus Bar
  • Control Panel
    • EMCP 4 Genset Controller
  • General
    • Paint – Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
  • Control Panels
    • Controls:
    • EMCP 4.2B
    • Generator mounted – Rear facing
    • Text alarm / event descriptions
    • Speed adjust
    • Auto / start / stop control
    • Engine cool-down timer
    • Environmental sealed front face
    • Limiter and exciter diode monitor
    • 24 Volt DC operation
    • Generator set packages include Caterpillar’ s Voltage Regulator
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • Engine cycle crank
    • Engine cool-down timer
    • Alarm acknowledge
    • Lamp test
    • Load histogram feature
    • PLC functionality
    • Customizable screens
    • 0 True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
    • RPM
    • Operating hours
    • Digital indication for:
    • DC volts
    • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
    • Amps (per phase & average)
    • Coolant temperature
    • Volts (L-L & L-N)
    • Frequency (Hz)
    • Power factor (per phase & average)
    • kW (per phase, average & percent)
    • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
    • High coolant temperature
    • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
    • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
    • Warning / shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for01/10/2018:
    • Low oil pressure
    • Failure to start (overcrank)
    • Emergency stop
    • Overspeed
    • Generator phase sequence
    • Programmable protective relaying functions:
    • Low coolant temperature
    • Low coolant level
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Medium Voltage: Form wound – Permanent magnet – Winding temperature detectors – NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient
      (125C prime / 150C standby) – Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry – NEMA standard hole pattern
    • Form wound – Permanent magnet
    • Reverse power (kW) (32)
    • Fuel priming pump
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
    • Serial annunciator module data link
    • Flanged faced outlet(s)
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
    • 45 Amp charging alternator
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • ATAAC – 3516E Package Radiators shipped installed
    • 1 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • Form wound
    • Lubricating oil
    • Anti Condensation Space Heater
    • Permanent magnet
    • English
    • Oil drain lines and valve
    • IVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR/PF modes, RFI suppression, min / max exciter
    • Medium Voltage:
    • Over / under frequency (81 o/u)
    • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • Fumes disposal
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Flywheel and flywheel housing – SAE No. 00
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Flexible fuel lines – shipped loose
    • ADEM A3
    • Communications:
    • Anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Permanent magnet
    • 4 Programmable relay outputs (Form A)
    • Busbar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
    • Permanent magnet
    • Gear type lube oil pump
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Medium Voltage:
    • SAE Standard rotation
    • Overcurrent (50/51)
    • Random wound
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Over / under voltage (27/59)
    • Integral lube oil cool
    • Right hand servicing
    • 6 lead
    • Internal excitation
    • Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails and radiator
    • Form wound
    • Cat Connect
    • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
    • Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • 1 Programmable digital outputs
    • 3 Analog inputs
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • Accessory module data link
    • Number of I/O varies on options selected:
    • Battery and battery rack w/cables
    • 24 Volt electric starting motor
    • Permanent magnet
    • Dry exhaust manifold
    • Class H insulation, Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient (105C prime / 130C standby)
    • Certified standard PGS provided
    • High Voltage:
    • Rails – engine / generator / radiator mounting
    • Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • 6 Customer programmable digital inputs
    • Reverse reactive power (kVAr) (32RV)
    • NEMA standard hole pattern
    • 3 Phase brushless, salient pole
    • Low Voltage:
    • Form wound
    • Busbar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry
    • Controls: Speed adjust – Auto / start / stop control – Engine cool-down timer – Engine cycle crank – Alarm acknowledge – Lamp test – Load histogram feature – PLC functionality – Customizable screens -0 True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy

Optional Equipment

  • Control System
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
  • Air Inlet System
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Single element filter
  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust mufflers
  • Cooling System
    • Standard ambient radiators
    • Optional installed radiator
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Coolant
    • Air inlet protection including air shut off magnetic switch
    • Optional installed ATAAC radiators
    • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
  • Generator
    • Internal excitation (IE)
    • Oversize and premium generators
    • Anti-condensation heater
    • Permanent magnet excitation (PMG)
  • Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
  • Control Panels
    • Load share module
    • Remote monitoring software
    • EMCP 4.3
    • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
    • EMCP 4.4
    • Digital I/O module
    • EMCP 4.2
  • Exhaust System
    • Exhaust Offset
    • Clean emission parets
    • Y adapters
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Flexible fittings
    • Elbows
    • Mufflers
    • Flanges
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter
  • General
    • US aid emblem
    • Special paint
    • CSA Certification
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
    • UL 2200 package
  • Mounting
    • IBC isolators
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
    • Spring-type vibration isolator
  • Generators and Attachments
    • Generator conversions IE to PM
    • 380, 416, 440, 480, 600, 2400, 4160 Volts, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, RW, PM, No. of leads: 6, Picth: 0.6667 – 1600 and 1800 Frames
    • Space heater
    • 380, 440, 480, 600 Volts, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, RW, IE, No. of leads: 6, Picth: 0.6667 – 1600 Frame
    • 380, 440, 480, 600 Volts, 3 phase, 1800 rpm, RW, PM, No. of leads: 6, Picth: 0.6667 – 1600 Frame
    • Alternator air cleaner
  • Intrumentation
    • Pyrometer and thermocouples
  • Lube System
    • Prelube pump groups
    • Oil lever regulator
    • Lube oil
  • Starting/Charging
    • Air starting motor with control and silencer
    • Heavy-duty starting system
    • Charging alternator
    • Battery chargers
    • Oversize batteries
    • Jacket water heater
  • Crankcase Systems
    • Crankcase ventilation system
    • Crankcase protection group: No explosion relief valves; Explosion relief valves
  • Mounting System
    • IBC vibration isolators
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • Puck style low efficiency isolators
  • Power Connections
    • Right, left side and rear power connections
    • Neutral ground connections
    • Center post busbars
    • Grounding groups
  • Special Tests / Reports
    • Standard engine test charge
    • Generator set test report
    • CSA certification
    • Special package tests: PGS test report @ 1.0 and 0.8 power factors
    • Torsional vibration analysis TVA report
    • IBC certification
    • Fuel consumption test
  • Starting / Charging Sytem
    • Jacket water heaters

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