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3516C Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Standby Rating

2750 kVA

Prime Power Rating

2500 kVA

Emissions/Fuel Strategy

Low Fuel, Low Emissions


380 to 11000 volts


50 Hz


1500 rpm

Duty Cycle

Standby, Mission Critical, Prime

Maximum Rating

2750 kVA

Minimum Rating

2500 kVA

Engine Specifications

Engine Model

3516C, ATAAC, V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel







Compression Ratio




Fuel System

Electronic unit injection

Governor Type


Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum


Width - Maximum


Height - Maximum


Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)


Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet
    • Air cleaner
  • Cooling
    • Package mounted radiator
  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust flange outlet
  • Fuel
    • Fuel priming pump
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
  • Generator
    • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
    • IP23 Protection
  • Power Termination
    • Busbar
  • Control Panel
    • Cat ECS 100
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar yellow except rails and radiators gloss black

Optional Equipment:

  • Exhaust
    • Exhaust mufflers
  • Generator
    • Excitation: [ ] Permanent magnet excitation (PMG) Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)
    • Anti-condensation heater
    • Oversize and premium generators
  • Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
  • Control Panels
    • EMCP 4.4
    • Digital I/O module
    • Load share module
    • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
    • Remote monitoring software
  • Mounting
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
    • IBC isolators
  • Starting/charging
    • Jacket water heater
    • Charging alternator
    • Oversize batteries
    • Battery chargers
    • Heavy duty starting system
    • Air starting motor with control and silencer
  • General
    • UL 2200 package
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • Enclosures: Sound attenuated, weather protective
    • CSA Certification
    • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks

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