New | 3516C (50 Hz) with Upgradeable Package

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Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating2500 kVA
Maximum Rating2750 kVA
Emissions/Fuel StrategyLow Fuel Consumption
Voltage380 to 11000 volts
Frequency50 Hz
Speed1500 rpm
Duty CycleStandby, Mission Critical, Prime
Engine Specifications
Engine Model3516C, ATAAC, V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore6.69 in
Stroke8.46 in
Displacement4765 in
Compression Ratio14:01
AspirationTA
Fuel SystemElectronic unit injection
Governor TypeAdem™3
Generator Set Dimensions
Length - Maximum228.3 in
Width - Maximum75.9 in
Height - Maximum80.7 in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)32404 lb

  • 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

  • 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

  • superior Motor Starting Capability Minimizes Need For Oversizing Alternator
  • designed To Match Performance And Output Characteristics Of Cat Diesel Engines
  • robust Class H Insulation

  • 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

  • designed To Operate In Standard Ambient Temperatures Up To 50°c (122°f)
  • contact Your Cat Dealer For Specific Ambient And Altitude Capabilities

  • eu Declaration Of Conformity
  • eu Declaration Of Conformity
  • eurasian Conformity (eac)
  • telecommunication Lab Of China

  • 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

  • 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

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Air cleaner
  • Single element canister type with service indicator
Control Panel
  • RPM
  • Engine cycle crank
  • Failure to start (overcrank)
  • Warning/shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for:
  • Speed adjust
  • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
  • Accessory module data link
  • Overcurrent (50/51)
  • DC volts
  • Controls:
  • Generator phase sequence
  • Low oil pressure
  • 2 Programmable digital outputs
  • Reverse power (kW) (32)
  • Low coolant level
  • Operating hours
  • Frequency (Hz)
  • kVAr-hr (total)
  • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
  • Lamp test
  • Over / under frequency (81 o/u)
  • 6 programmable digital inputs
  • 2 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
  • 24 Volt DC operation
  • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
  • EMCP 4 Genset Controller
  • Volts (L-L & L-N)
  • High coolant temperature
  • Alarm acknowledge
  • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
  • 4 Programmable relay outputs (Form A)
  • Overspeed
  • EMCP4.2B controller includes:
  • Engine cool-down timer
  • Panel lights
  • kW (per phase, average & percent)
  • Low coolant temperature
  • Over / under voltage (27/59)
  • Serial annunciator module data link
  • Generator mounted - rear facing
  • Communications:
  • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
  • Digital indication for:
  • Text alarm / event descriptions
  • EMCP 4.2B
  • Coolant temperature
  • Emergency stop pushbutton
  • Programmable protective relaying functions:
  • kW-hr (total)
  • Reverse reactive power (kVAr) (32RV)
  • Amps (per phase & average)
  • Environmental sealed front face
  • Power Factor (per phase & average)
Exhaust
  • Exhaust flange outlet
Fuel
  • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
Generator
  • IP23 Protection
  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
Power Termination
  • Busbar
Starting/Charging
  • Heavy duty starting system
  • Charging alternator
Cooling System
  • Fan and belt guards
  • Coolant drain line with valve
  • JWAC
  • Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant
  • Coolant level sensors
  • Radiator fan and fan drive
Cooling
  • Package mounted radiator
Exhaust System
  • Flanged faced outlet(s)
  • Dry exhaust manifold
Fuel System
  • Flexible fuel lines - shipped loose
  • Fuel priming pump
  • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
  • Secondary fuel filters
Generators and Attachments
  • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby).
  • Busbar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
  • Random wound
  • 6 Lead
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • IEC standard hole pattern
  • Internal excitation
  • 3 phase brushless, salient pole
  • Generator set packages include Caterpillar's Digital Voltage Regulator (CDVR). CDVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR/PF modes, RFI suppression, min/max exciter
Governing System
  • ADEM III
Literature
  • English
Lube System
  • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Integral lube oil cooler
  • Fumes disposal
  • Lubricating oil
  • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Oil drain lines and valve
Mounting System
  • Rails - engine / generator / radiator mounting
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
Starting / Charging System
  • 24 Volt electric starting motor
  • Battery and battery rack w/cables
  • Battery disconnect switch
General
  • Right hand servicing
  • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
  • SAE standard rotation

Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Remote air inlet adapters
  • Dual element air cleaners
  • Air inlet protection
  • Heavy duty air cleaners
Circuit Breakers
  • Cable entry options
  • Control packaging for enclosures
  • Trip Units
  • Load take off; IEC standard hole
  • Busbar power connections
  • Center posts busbars
  • EMAX breakers
Power Termination
  • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
Control Panels
  • Annunciator modules
  • Generator temperature monitoring
  • Auxiliary box
  • Remote speed adjust
  • Busbar connections
  • Vandal proof panel door
  • Voltage raise / lower switch
  • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
  • Local and remote monitoring
  • Language options
  • Customer interface options
  • External box clips
  • EMAX breaker connections
  • Governors
Cooling System
  • Heat exchangers
  • Water level switch gauges
  • Radiator duct flanges
  • Optional Serpentine radiators
European Certifications
  • EU declaration of conformity
Exhaust System
  • Through wall installation kit
  • Muffler mounting kits
  • Mufflers
  • Flexible fittings
Fuel System
  • Fuel coolers
  • Primary fuel filter
Generators and attachments
  • Generators
  • 3 Phase, Random wound, Internal excitation
  • Internal excitation
  • 3 Phase, 380 / 400 / 415 / 3300 / 6600 / 10000 / 10500 / 11000 volt
     
  • Number of leads: 6
  • Pitch: 0.6667
Instrumentation
  • Pyrometers and thermocouples
  • Thermocouples
Lube System
  • Oil level regulator
  • Electric prelube pumps
  • Manual prelube sump pumps
Mounting System
  • IBC vibration isolators
  • Spring type vibration isolators
Protection System
  • Explosion relief valves
Special Tests / Reports
  • IBC seismic certificate
  • CSA test and certification
  • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
  • Neutral ground certificate
  • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
Starting / Charging System
  • 10 and 20 amp battery chargers
  • Charging alternators - 50 Amp
  • Dual 24 volt electric starting motors
  • ETHER starting aids
  • 24 Volt battery sets - Dry
  • Jacket water heaters
General
  • Engine barring group

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