C280-6 Offshore Generator Set

Custom Packaging

For any petroleum application, trust Caterpillar to meet your project needs with custom factory generator sets and mechanical packages. Cat engines, generators, controls, radiators, and transmissions can be custom designed and matched in collaboration with our local dealers to create unique solutions. Custom packages are globally supported and are covered by a one year warranty after startup.

Custom Packaging

For any petroleum application, trust Caterpillar to meet your project needs with custom factory generator sets and mechanical packages. Cat engines, generators, controls, radiators, and transmissions can be custom designed and matched in collaboration with our local dealers to create unique solutions. Custom packages are globally supported and are covered by a one year warranty after startup.

Full Range of Attachments

Large variety of factory-installed engine attachments increases application flexibility and reduces installation time. Testing
 • Every unit is full-load tested to ensure proper package performance
 • Full range of factory tests and reports are available including performance, torsional-vibration analysis, fuel consumption, engine, and generator special tests

Testing


 • Every unit is full-load tested to ensure proper package performance
 • Full range of factory tests and reports are available including performance, torsional-vibration analysis, fuel consumption, engine, and generator special tests

Product Support Offered Through the Global Cat Dealer Network


 - More than 2,200 dealer outlets
 - Cat factory-trained dealer technicians service every aspect of your Cat petroleum product
 - Worldwide parts availability, service, and warranty
 - Preventive maintenance agreements available for repairbefore
 - failure opti

Product Support Offered Through the Global Cat Dealer Network


 - More than 2,200 dealer outlets
 - Cat factory-trained dealer technicians service every aspect of your Cat petroleum product
 - Worldwide parts availability, service, and warranty
 - Preventive maintenance agreements available for repairbefore
 - failure options
 - SOSSM program matches your oil and coolant samples against Caterpillar set standards to determine: Internal engine component condition Presence of unwanted fluids Presence of combustion by-products Site-specific oil change interval

Over 80 Years of Engine Manufacturing Experience


 • C280 engines incorporate over 20 years of proven component reliability and durability from 3600 engines
 • Large field population in offshore applications provides proven performance, reliability, durability, and established worldwide product support network

Web Site

Visit www.catoilandgasinfo.com to learn more.

Improved Fuel Efficiency


 - Electronic Unit Injection (EUI) fuel system provides optimized combustion at any load
 - Lower specific fuel consumption at part load
 - Reduced transient smoke and emissions

Engine Specifications
Minimum Rating 1730 ekW (2320 kV·A)
Maximum Rating 2030 ekW (2722 kV·A)
Emissions IMO Tier 2 / EPA Marine Tier 2
Aspiration Turbocharged-Aftercooled
Bore 280 mm (11 in)
Displacement 111 l (6773 inu00b3)
Engine Control Electronic ADEM™ A3
Fuel System EUI
Generator Set Control Generator Monitoring System (GMS)
Oil Change Interval 1000 h (1000 h)
Stroke 300 mm (11.8 in)
Weight 41500 kg (91492 lb)
Dimensions
Height 2733 mm (107.6 in)
Length 7441 mm (293 in)
Width 1818 mm (71.6 in)
Capacity for Liquids
Cooling System - Engine 397 l (105 gal (US))
Lube Oil System - Refill 867 l (229 gal (US))

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