New | Cat C280-8 Marine Generator Set

Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating2350 ekW (2938 kVA)
Maximum Rating2420 ekW (3025 kVA)
Frequency50 Hz or 60 Hz
Speed1000 rpm (50 hz) or 900 rpm (60 hz)
Engine Specifications
Bore11 in
Stroke11.8 in
Displacement9031 in³
Governor TypeElectronic
Fuel SystemEUI
Compression Ratio 50 Hz13.1
Compression Ratio 60 Hz13:1
Engine ModelIn-line 8, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel
Generator Set Configurations
Emissions/Fuel StrategyEPA Tier 2, IMO II
Generator Set Dimensions
Length316.5 in
Width77.2 in
Height155 in
Weight - Estimated25000 lb
  • A3 Ecu
  • Electronic Unit Injectors
  • Customer Interface Panel

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Aftercooler — fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side); air inlet shutoff; breather — crankcase, top-mounted; turbocharger — engine oil lubricated
Control System
  • Single Caterpillar® A3 electronic control unit (ECU) with electronic unit injector fuel system, rigid wiring harness (10 amp, 24 volt power required to drive ECUs)
Cooling System
  • Engine coolant water drains
Exhaust System
  • Dry, gas tight, exhaust manifold
Fuel System
  • Distillate fuel (requires viscosity ranging from 1.4 cSt to 20 cSt at 38° C), fuel transfer pump (mounted on left-hand side), duplex fuel filters, electronically controlled unit injectors
Lube Oil System
  • Centrifugal oil filters with single shutoff, service side engine mounted on cylinder block inspection covers includes installed oil lines and single shutoff valve, filters centrifuge bypass oil from the main lubricating oil pump, can be serviced with the
  • Caterpillar yellow paint; gear-driven pumps: fuel, oil, jacket water, aftercooler/oil cooler water; service literature



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