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3516E High Voltage Generator Set

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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
  • Generator

  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
  • Industry leading motor starting capabilities
  • High Efficiency
  • Cat EMCP Control Panel

    The EMCP controller features the reliability and durability you have come to expect from your Cat equipment. EMCP4 is a scalable control platform designed to ensure reliable generator set operation, providing extensive information about power output and engine operation. EMCP4 systems can be further customized to meet your needs through programming and expansion modules.

    Seismic Certification

  • Seismic Certification available.
  • Anchoring details are site specific, and are dependent on many factors such as generator set size, weight, and concrete strength.
  • IBC Certification requires that the anchoring system used is reviewed and approved by a Professional Engineer
  • Seismic Certification per Applicable Building Codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007, CBC 2010
  • Design Criteria

    The generator set accepts 100% rated load in one step per NFPA 110 and conforms to the ISO 8528-5:2013 G3 for load acceptance & steady state.

    Single-Source Supplier

    Fully prototype tested with certified torsional vibration analysis available

    World Wide Product Support

    Cat Dealers provide extensive post sale support including maintenance and repair agreements. Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries. The Cat® S•O•SSM program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products.

    Generator Set Specifications
    Minimum Rating 2500 ekW
    Maximum Rating 2750 eKW
    Voltage 4160 to 13800 volts
    Frequency 60 Hz
    Speed 1800 RPM
    Generator Set Configurations
    Emissions/Fuel Strategy US. EPA Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2)
    Engine Specifications
    Engine Model 3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
    Bore 170 mm (6.69 in)
    Stroke (HD) 215 mm (8.46 in)
    Compression Ratio 14.3:1
    Aspiration ATAAC
    Governor Type Adem™ A5
    Fuel System MEUI

    Standard Equipment

    • Air Inlet
      • Air Cleaner
    • Cooling
      • Package mounted radiator
    • Exhaust
      • Exhaust flange outlet
    • Fuel
      • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
      • Secondary fuel filter
      • Fuel priming pump
    • Generator
      • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
      • IP23 Protection
    • Power Termination
      • Bus Bar
    • Control Panel
      • EMCP 4.2B or EMCP 4.3 Genset Controller
    • General
      • Paint – Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
    • Starting/Charging
      • Heavy-duty starting system
      • Charging alternator

    Optional Equipment

    • Exhaust
      • Exhaust mufflers
      • Exhaust expanders
      • Flexible fittings
    • Generator
      • Anti-condensation heater
      • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM)
    • Power Termination
      • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
    • Control Panels
      • EMCP (4.3) (4.4)
      • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
      • Load share module
      • Digital I/O module
      • Remote monitoring software
    • Mounting
      • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
      • Spring-type vibration isolator
      • IBC isolators
    • Starting/Charging
      • Battery chargers
      • Oversize batteries
      • Jacket water heater
      • Air Starting
    • General
      • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
      • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
      • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
      • EEC Declaration of Conformity
      • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
      • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
      • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks

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