New | 3516E High Voltage Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating2750 kVA
Maximum Rating3000 kVA (3100 kVA without fan)
Voltage6300 to 11000 volts
Frequency50 Hz
Speed1500 RPM
Generator Set Configurations
Emissions/Fuel StrategyLow Fuel Consumption
Engine Specifications
Engine Model3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
Compression Ratio14:1
AspirationTA
Governor TypeAdem™5
Fuel SystemElectronic unit injection
Bore6.69 in
Stroke - HD8.46 in

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Air cleaner
  • Single element canister type with service indicator
Control Panel
  • EMCP4.2
  • Emergency stop pushbutton
  • Panel Lights
  • EMCP4.2 controller includes:
  • 24-volt DC operation
  • Environmental sealed front face
  • Text alarm/event descriptions
  • Generator mounted - rear facing
  • Generator set packages include Caterpillar' s Voltage Regulator (IVR). IVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR/PF modes, RFI suppression, min/max exciter. Limiter and exciter diode monitor
  • Controls:
  • Speed adjust
  • Engine cool-down timer
  • Engine cycle crank
  • Alarm acknowledge
  • Lamp test
  • Load histogram feature
  • PLC functionality
  • Customizable screens
  • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
  • Digital indication for:
  • RPM
  • DC volts
  • Operating hours
  • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
  • Coolant temperature
  • Volts (L-L & L-N)
  • Frequency (Hz)
  • Amps (per phase & average)
  • Power Factor (per phase & average)
  • kW (per phase, average & percent)
  • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
  • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
  • kW-hr (total)
  • kVAr-hr (total)
  • Warning/shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for:
  • Low oil pressure
  • High coolant temperature
  • Overspeed
  • Emergency stop
  • Failure to start (overcrank)
  • Low coolant temperature
  • Low coolant level
  • Programmable protective relaying functions:
  • Generator phase sequence
  • Over/Under voltage (27/59)
  • Over/Under Frequency (81 o/u)
  • Reverse Power (kW) (32)
  • Reverse Reactive Power (kVAr) (32RV)
  • Overcurrent (50/51)
  • Communications:
  • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
  • Accessory module data link
  • Serial annunciator module data link
  • Cat Connect
  • 3 Analog inputs
  • 6 Customer programmable digital inputs
  • Number of I/O varies on options selected
  • 4 programmable relay outputs (Form A)
  • 1 programmable relay outputs (Form C)
  • 1 programmable digital outputs
Cooling System
  • Certified standard PGS provided
  • ATAAC
Exhaust System
  • Dry exhaust manifold
  • Flanged faced outlet(s)
Fuel System
  • Secondary fuel filters
  • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
  • Flexible fuel lines - shipped loose
  • Fuel priming pump
Generators and Attachments
  • 3 phase brushless, salient pole
  • 6 lead
  • Form Wound
  • Permanent magnet
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Anti Condensation Space Heater
  • Class H insulation, Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient (105C prime/130C standby)
Governing System
  • Woodward A3
Literature
  • English
Lube System
  • Lubricating oil
  • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Integral lube oil cooler
  • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Oil drain lines and valve
  • Fumes disposal
Mounting System
  • Rails - engine/generator/radiator mounting
  • Anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
Starting / Charging System
  • 24-volt electric starting motor
  • 45 Amp charging alternator
  • Battery and battery rack w/cables
  • Battery disconnect switch
General
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
  • Right hand servicing
  • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
  • SAE standard rotation

Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Single element filter
  • Dual element air cleaners
Control Panels
  • EMCP4.2B, EMCP4.3, EMCP4.4
  • Language options
  • Annunciator modules
  • Load share module options
  • Auxiliary box
  • PC monitoring (Remote and local)
  • Vandal proof panel door
  • Ground
Cooling System
  • Standard ambient radiators
  • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
  • Optionally installed radiators
  • Optionally insstalled ATAAC radiators
  • Water level switch gauges
  • Coolant
Exhaust System
  • Elbows
  • Flange and exhaust expanders
  • Flanges
  • Flexible fittings
  • Y adapters
  • Mufflers
  • Exhaust offset
  • Clean emission parts - Harness from engine to DC - Basic and IBC stands
Fuel System
  • Primary fuel filters
Generators and attachments
  • 3 Phase, 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
  • Generator 2700 and 3000 frames
  • Thermostat for space heater
  • Current transformers
  • Alternator air cleaner
  • Differential current transformers (DCT) 8.7 and 15 kV class
Instrumentation
  • Pyrometer and termocouples
Lube System
  • Lube oil in standard sump
  • Oil level regulator
  • Prelube pump groups
  • Crankcase protection groups - No explosion relieve valves - Explosion relief valves
  • Crankcase ventilation system
Mounting System
  • Puck style low efficiency isolators
  • Spring type vibration isolators
  • IBC (International Building Code) seismic vibration Isolators
Power connections
  • 2700 & 3000 frame grounding groups
  • Neutral ground connections
  • Center post busbar
  • Left and right side cable entries
Special Tests / Reports
  • IBC certifications
  • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
  • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
  • Standard engine test charge
  • Fuel consumption test
  • Torsional vibration analysis
Starting / Charging System
  • Engine barring device
  • 24 Volt battery set - Dry
  • 10, 20, 35 and 50 amp battery chargers
  • Electric starting motors
  • Air starting motors
  • Starter covers
  • Air pressure regulator
  • Jacket water heaters
General
  • US aid emblem
  • Special paint colors
Extended Service Coverage
  • Silver, Gold and Platinum coverage from 24 to 120 month coverage (1,500 to 5000 hours

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